Vested Interest Blog

Mary Davenport Davis
February 8, 2017
When you fall in love with someone, you come to know them in many different ways. Perhaps you started with a fairly direct and formal relationship, and as your love builds you begin to long to grow closer to them over a shared meal, inside jokes, quiet moments of meditation.Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
January 5, 2017
We are anxious people, living in an anxious age.Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
September 7, 2016
Working for the church has its benefits. Not just paid time off and health insurance—crucial as these are for my well-being—but the quirkier, often less tangible ones. I get to meet and laugh and pray with the most amazing people of every age.Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
August 28, 2016
If you came this way,Taking any route, starting from anywhere,At any time or at any season,It would always be the same: you would have to put offSense and notion. You are not here to verify,Instruct yourself, or inform curiosityOr carry report. You are here to kneelWhere prayer has been valid. Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
July 13, 2016
I. I spent last week in the wilderness. Read More >

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