I know who I am. I know what I signed up for.Read more "I Don’t Need Your Legislation (A Good Friday Litany)"
We marry as a celebration, as a signpost, of how God takes two beautiful and unique individuals and brings them gloriously together as one.Read more "marriage…"
If we aren’t living like Christ presently, when times are relatively good, then we will never live like Christ if times get really difficult in the future.Read more "finding life in a chaotic world…"
One Sunday we showed up at our rented church building. Someone had spray painted a Nazi swastika on the front of the building.Read more "being Jesus to atheists, homosexuals, and abortionists…"
But here we are now as wayfarers and travelers, with not even as much as a faint memory of where we used to be. Another generation, and the generation after that, has come along after us and has been introduced into a world, and a culture, that does not stop, that does not rest, that does not take time to breath, and does not understand our desperate need for sacred space.Read more "sabbath: the sacred space…"
I can come to no other conclusion through good conscience, and as one who uncompromisingly follows the way of Jesus Christ, that not only can I not kill my enemy or have someone do it on my behalf or with my support, I can not even hate my enemy, avenge the wrong he has done to me, or be angry with him- for all other laws have been transcended with a higher law of love, non-resistance, and non-retaliation to evil.Read more "Breaking Silence…"
Have you ever stopped to ask yourself why we in the Church are so afraid of extending love and grace to those whom we disagree with?Read more "let those without sin…"