All Kinds of Evil

September 29, 2019
It can be really annoying sometimes when a friend or family member comes to you and tells you, with love, about some of your character flaws and defects. You know…

Going Dutch

September 1, 2019
Jesus must have been a heck of a dinner guest. In this week's gospel lesson we read that he was dining with some Pharisees and just can't resist giving them…

Within Reach

July 14, 2019
The parable of the Good Samaritan is well known even among those who know nothing of the Christian faith. We take a look at, as we have done many times…

Oh, You’re Serious

February 24, 2019
While much of the world seems to be growing more and more hard-hearted toward "others" these days, Jesus directs us on a different path: love your enemies. We explore a…

Balance

February 17, 2019
The Sermon on the Plain gives us some context for considering the inequity of our society. Luke 6:17-26, 1 Corinthians 15:12-20.

Get a Clue

January 6, 2019
The Apostle Paul writes to the Ephesians about the mystery of Christ. We all love a great mystery, and there are lots of mysteries about Christ. What does he have…

All the Way

November 4, 2018
Jesus discusses the greatest commandments with a scribe. I hope no one is surprised that it's "Love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, all your…

Cleaning House

January 28, 2018
In Mark's gospel, Jesus begins his ministry with authoritative preaching and a demonstration of his authority by casting out an unclean spirit. This sets the tone for the whole gospel.…