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A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Then [Jesus] began to say to them, “Today this scripture has been fulfilled in your hearing.” (Luke 4:21)We are people of the promise.  God promises eternal peace and gladness, justice and healing.  He promises to turn our sorrow into joy, our weakness...
Being Spiritual. Together.

Being Spiritual. Together.

Following Jesus is a group project.  It is not a solo performance.  Nothing illustrates this more clearly than our practice of baptism.Let’s think about this together by considering three basic things about baptism:Piero della Francesca’s “Baptism of...
There’s Something Different About You

There’s Something Different About You

“There’s something different about you.”  We’ve probably all heard or said that at one time or another.  Somebody notices a change in you but can’t quite put their finger on it.  You’ve gotten a new hair cut, you’ve gone from glasses to contacts, you shaved your beard...
Practicing Life

Practicing Life

Be angry but do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger. (Ephesians 4:26)Jesus gives us a new life, but he also realizes that we have to learn how to live it.  That may sound a little odd.  I mean, we’re simply alive, right?  Well, no actually.Just because...

It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time

This is the third post in the series on heaven, hell, and the relentless love of God.Sometimes I completely lose track of time.  Without quite realizing it, I’ve lost myself in something I love to do.Talking to good friends.  Looking at the night sky or the early...