In Luke’s Advent story, Bethlehem’s economy is central—and it looks a lot like Bethlehem’s economy today.
These days it seems there are more and more opportunities for collective lament.
God keeps sending the message that there’s a better way.
Martin Modéus will lead the national church during a time of profound change.
Hosea testifies to an earth that laments with its people.
Jeremiah has to learn to name the reality that is right in front of him.
After each service, I sweep up the dirt, specks of plastic, and tendrils of hair.
Sometimes in ministry you lose precious things.