God’s Work, Our Hands

Second Corinthians 9:6-8 (NRSV) Every year, as we begin rolling out our stewardship campaign, I take at least one Sunday to weigh in on the subject of our needs and your money. Actually, our needs and our money, since the pledge that Pam and I give will also be part...

New Confirmand Class

But when the chief priests and legal experts saw the amazing things he was doing and the children shouting in the temple, “Hosanna to the Son of David!” they were angry. They said to Jesus, “Do you hear what these children are saying?” “Yes,” he answered. “Haven’t you...

What’s My Line?

Mark 8:27-30 (NRSV) I’m sure some of you will remember the old TV game show, What’s My Line? It was one of my old favorites as a kid. It was on the air from 1950 to 1967 and ran for 876 episodes altogether before syndication. According to Wikipedia, it was the longest...

The Living Church

Psalm 84 (NRSV) One way or another, I’ve been a part of the church all my life and I have great affection for it. I love our times of worship in all the various seasons of the year: the great music, spiritual inspiration and fellowship that takes place when we come...