Stumbling Toward the Light

  This last week as we celebrated Jesus’ resurrection, I’ve been thinking about how confusing and mind-blowing this event was for Jesus’ first learning group. It took them weeks to get their heads around this death defeating action. Some of … read more

Exchanges of Words (2)

“It’s just gossip”, I thought as I listened to the talking heads on a Canadian news show. They all were in high dudgeon about comments a senator had made. They were angry, judgmental, self-assured and ready to have her shredded … read more

Exchanges of Words

Scripture But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain … read more

Peter needed a selfie stick

If Facebook and selfies were available in Jesus’ time Peter would have been front of the line in snapping and posting. He and two friends found themselves on a mountaintop when Jesus became something quite ethereal. As his clothes turned … read more