The Great I Am

August 31, 2014
We often question who we are to demand change and fight injustice. Moses wondered, too, and God reminded him that he was the loved child of the Great I Am,…

Didymus Thomas

April 27, 2014
To see Thomas defined by this one rebuke by Jesus, offered for our benefit, denies him his whole story. How often have we been judged by our bad reactions in…

Reflections from the Snow

February 9, 2014
What does it mean to show God's love in this time and place? What are the implications of the discoveries of science for our service to others? We're not sure,…

What Kind Love

February 2, 2014
How can we keep ourselves connected to one another, understanding how to be kind to those who are suffering, to see love in action? What lessons do Micah's attacks on…

Our Best Selves

December 24, 2013
Jesus's birth story reminds us of our opportunity, every day, to be better than we could be, better than we ought to be, more welcoming, more loving, less afraid. Can…

Kingdoms of Love and Fear

December 22, 2013
Ahaz seeks comfort from his prophet Isaiah. Isaiah provides the reassuring messages that Ahaz's enemies will be destroyed, but as we look back on further events, we see that there…