Yesterday’s suffering is still real and lasting even in the face of today’s miracle.
Living with the expectation that God continues to work miracles in this world, that angels continue to visit, is living a life of joy.
Mary stayed with Elizabeth about three months, and then returned to her home. – Luke 1:56 (CEB) This time of year, we are doing a lot of waiting, and these […]
One day Jesus said to his disciples, “Let’s cross to the other side of the lake.” So they got into a boat and started out. As they sailed across, Jesus […]
A little later Jesus went to a city called Nain. His disciples and a great crowd traveled with him. As he approached the city gate, a dead man was being […]
Then the scribes and the Pharisees began to question, “Who is this who is speaking blasphemies? Who can forgive sins but God alone?” When Jesus perceived their questionings, he answered […]
This week in worship, we reflected on Luke 4:31-44. Following are three vignettes of this day in Capernaum. “‘The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because the Lord has anointed […]