When we read the Bible, especially the story of Jesus' birth, we tend to fill in details and gaps with our own personal narratives, cultural norms, and social structures. On…

Life In The New Kingdom

November 6, 2022
In Luke 6, Jesus preaches a sermon very similar to the Sermon on the Mount that we find in Matthew. We are presented with a list of "blessed are..." and…

Being With Jesus

September 18, 2022
We tend to focus a lot on what Jesus said and did from the accounts of the Gospel writers, but have you ever wondered what it would have been like…

Room for More

August 14, 2022
Our kitchen tables are always hub of activity - a place where life happens and we invite others in, squeezing in that extra chair. There is always room for one…
In Luke chapter 17 we meet a group of men with a disease that socially isolates them from their community. Sound familiar? And when Jesus intervenes to heal them, only…
Are you waiting for something? Waiting for a job, waiting for healing, waiting for a dream to come true, waiting for the pandemic to end? Life is full of some…
How you ever wondered what Jesus would have said or done during the past year and half of pandemic times? What would Jesus' response be to hard and uncertain times?…

The Thief

March 28, 2021
We don't know anything about the path that the thief took to end up on a cross beside Jesus. (Matthew 27: 44, Luke 23: 39-43) But in those last few…