Advent amid the rubble of 2020
Monday lectionary email, archived here on Friday.
Ephesians could be a template for a sermon in the style of a pastoral letter.
This master's ways are celebrated by the world, not by Jesus.
The last are certainly not first in this story.
We are living in a season of immense upheavel.
It’s really tough to value the gifts inherent in finitude when beloved ones are dying.
The Herodians' topic of choice could have been plucked from the moderator's cue cards in a presidential debate.
The king doesn't want just anyone at the wedding banquet.
Jesus knows exactly what he is doing.
The “promised land” is whatever is on the other side of this coronavirus.
As a culture, we don’t have much patience for the last.
The issues are different, but the temptation is the same.
Justice is complicated--even when it is the law of God.
Love one another: good. But burning coals on heads?
Imagine Jesus at the beach, building a cairn.