The wilderness is hard enough. Kindness helps.
Monday lectionary email, archived here on Friday.
I'm a queer Christian pastor, and I'll be using regular, old, boring ashes like always.
Can Paul literally be any identity?
God invites us to live out an authentic prophetic ministry truly guided by God.
This week’s readings challenge us to adopt a particular posture.
What would it look like to do this right now?
Can our baptism compel us to help mitigate the world’s disasters?
In Matthew, Jesus’ identity as king is the major source of conflict.
Anna and Simeon’s hope precedes their encounter with Jesus.
I understand the people who only show up once a year, just to hold a candle of their own.
Mary and Elizabeth knew the basic truths of life.
Unabated cultural frivolity rules our churches, too.
There is comfort, and then there is comfort.
During Advent, the cry of Isaiah should be our cry.
I once cared for a sick and vulnerable lamb.