• Hallgrímskirkja front view

    Reykjavik in January – Yes, Still Awesome!

    Reykjavik in January?  Yes, Still Awesome! Visiting churches in Reykjavik: Hallgrímskirkja and the Cathedral You might not think of visiting this very nordic northern island in January, but it is actually pretty cool. Not just temperature-wise, but the landscape takes on…

  • What is a miracle? Updates from the Church Traveler

    Updates from the Church Traveler’s Journey A marathon, not a sprint. I started this blog over 2 years ago in 2017 when I was transitioning to my next adventure (I jokingly referred to it as my ‘startup founding’, the startup being myself!)…

  • A Day of Churches in Thessaloniki, northern Greece

    A Day of Churches in Thessaloniki  This post also appeared in Greek in the ThessPress here: https://www.thesspress.gr/religion/item/173752.html I first came to Thessaloniki while attending a semester abroad in Athens during college. I was studying politics, languages and religion and we came…

  • Jehovah’s Witnesses

    For years I was being chased by Jehovah’s Witnesses. One day I finally went to see them. Freely, willingly, on my own terms.  There isn’t a corner of the world which hasn’t been covered by missionaries from this religious group,…

  • Notre Dame Paris

    I was shocked and horrified to see the images of Notre Dame burning yesterday. Some things we assume will always be there, for when we are ready, able, or willing to go and see them. But as the Greek masters…

  • Stami Leben Glauben Evangelical Church Lörrach, Germany

    Stami: Glauben Leben Church in Lörrach, Germany Not all my church visits begin with touristy curiosity. I drove past this building on the way to the grocery store many times (my favorite discount chain Aldi is around the corner), and…

  • St. Elisabeth’s Church in Vienna’s 4th District

    My First Blog Post: St. Elisabeth’s Church in Vienna – Wieden The Church of St. Elisabeth sits in a lovely little square in the 4th District of Vienna, Austria. It’s three blocks from the gorgeous Belvedere Palace and Museum, and…