Advent is also about our own coming and going, the ways we embody the reconstructive ways of the Lord.
Monday lectionary email, archived here on Friday.
Advent must respond in some consequential way to the widening uncertainty of the living of our days.
This John text causes us to directly contemplate the nature of Jesus’ truth claims.
Not all who struggle with infertility have their prayers answered.
It often works pretty well for us.
What preacher does not like to gnaw a theological bone?
This psalm is hard to take.
Like the disciples, we’ve missed the point here.
He yearns to be able to lay his case before God.
It is as if every person who asks why bad things happen to good people takes a potsherd and starts scraping.
Maybe the shock of Jesus’ words is the point.
What does it mean to fear the Lord?
Being a blessing and being a curse
Reading Proverbs 22 without risking a change of heart
We are human beings, wired for sensual interaction.