My name is Matthew Ciszek, and I am a churchgeek. My spiritual autobiography could best be described as the “long and winding road”. I was born into the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, and quickly found that this was not the right faith community for a “liturgy queen” and a budding gay man like myself. I “tried… Read More Churchgeek

Beginning Again

It’s been a while since I’ve written anything like this. Four years ago I had a blog that I contributed to regularly with thoughts of religion, the Church, and my relationship with both, chronicling my spiritual journey. And then I embarked upon the discernment process in the hopes of becoming an Episcopal priest. Through that… Read More Beginning Again