What Is Truth?

November 22, 2015
Who’s in charge? At times the world appears to be out of control. Even faithful Christians wonder about the strange and often evil things they encounter. Our prayer, “Thy kingdom…

What Jesus Said Next

November 15, 2015
We start the “countdown to glory,” finding ourselves focused on the last things…or at least the last weeks of the church year. We live in a world where many claim…

The First Date

November 1, 2015
All Saints’ Day celebrates the baptized people of God—living or dead—who make up the body of Christ; and find that love of God and love for their neighbor have pushed…
There is a fine line between revering the past and moving beyond it to do the work at hand. Moses is remembered with honor... and then Joshua moves his people…

Breathe Deep…

October 18, 2015
Life can ask a lot of us. God asks for even more. It’s not just a matter of our giving up what we treasure—but it starts there. The writer of…

One Who Said No

October 11, 2015
Seek the Lord land live. In life’s journey, there is great contention between evil and good. One we abhor; the other we cherish. As we live in this constant tension,…

Going to Beausejour

October 4, 2015
The psalm quoted in the Epistle lesson proclaims that human beings are the crown of God’s creation. Our loving relationships, even though tainted by sin, still serve as signs of…

With Us, Not Against Us

September 27, 2015
“God is on our side!” the clarion call of the Christian faith, but one we too often misunderstand, thinking God is our special possession or the champion of our causes.…

Without a Trace of Hypocrisy

September 20, 2015
“You do not have because you do not ask.” Can that be true? Does our feeling of not having enough come simply from our not trusting in God to deliver?…

Who Do You Say that I Am?

September 13, 2015
“Sticks and stones can break my bones, but names will never hurt me!” How untrue that is. There is great power in words, in what we say and how we…