Since it was late in the afternoon on Preparation Day, just before the Sabbath, Joseph from Arimathea dared to approach Pilate and ask for Jesus’ body. (Joseph was a prominent […]
Yesterday’s suffering is still real and lasting even in the face of today’s miracle.
This is a pastoral prayer based on the questions and difficulties of the psalmist. I paired with a message on John 11:1-37 (verses 38-57 will be addressed next week). […]
Can I know Christ if I am never poor, hungry, wretched or hated?
This post is a sermon from August 2012, a few months after I was diagnosed with depression. The summer series was in the Psalms and focused on different postures of […]
“You always have the poor with you; and whenever you want, you can do something good for them. But you won’t always have me.” – Mark 14:7 (CEB) This […]
Heading back home after a week in Florida, we made an overnight stop in Nashville. The weather was beautiful this morning, so after a short run along the river, I […]
This is the third of three reflections on my October labyrinth experience. Does anyone just walk over the rocks to the center? As I mentioned in Labyrinth Reflections: The Way […]