I think the disciples were a bit like detectives.
Monday lectionary email, archived here on Friday.
John the Baptist's world and ours
This story sounds like a video game.
I have some sympathy for Mary and Joseph.
Why should God get to sleep, like parents who have finished wrapping presents?
Is it hard to obey the angel's command, "Do not be afraid"?
It's a great question to ask people. But not this person.
John is set ablaze. What about all the other characters in the Gospels?
Trust your hearers. Trust the Spirit.
We need a Christ who manifests his power, not just a Pantocrator of the gaps.