All posts by Tony Burgess

Hi there, my name is Tony Burgess from Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA. I am a believer, bleeding-heart, idealist and blogger. My life is about my wife Laura of 18 years. We have a dog named Cody. I have worked in customer service and relations. Currently I work for Blood Assurance a regional blood bank contacting donors to donate blood. I graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 1994, Hiwassee College in 1992 and Red Bank High School in 1988. Spiritually I am a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. My interests are blogging (duh), media, computers, cooking, sports, entertainment, culture and religion. Thank you for connecting with me. Grace, peace and love!

Ancient And Divine

This weekend I have seen the connection of the ancient with today. From the wedding of Harry and Meghan to Pentecost Sunday. From the traditional liturgy of a wedding to the service of worship in a parish I have felt God’s presence throughout. In a world starving for something real, substantial and time tested. The eternal is what many strive for and going back can get them to the future. There is something about finding divinity in ancient practices.

Finding Joy – A Word From Bernice King

This is a great message from the daughter of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We have to find joy to keep going. Too much tragedy and inhumanity will kill our hearts and souls.