My name is Matthew David Morris. I'm an episcopal priest and life-long songwriter living in Portland, Oregon. I'm glad you found my site.

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Good Guy Violence

For redemptive violence to thrive, we need to look at each other and forget our shared humanity; forget our belovedness by God.

The Charge of Discernment

Once Jesus initiates discernment, the process is ongoing. The question we all have to answer: Who do you say that I am?

Say Yes

Improv actors have this rule. It’s the one rule you absolutely have to follow if you’re going to do improv. It’s the only way it works. You follow this rule. And the rule is: always say yes.