Kavanaugh, Blasey Ford, Jesus and Us

Kavanaugh, Blasey Ford, Jesus and Us

This is a challenging and sometimes heartbreaking time in our nation.  The hearing to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court was contentious and divisive.  It unveiled – once again – the deep differences in our country.  Additionally, the testimony of Christine...
Leaving the Muck Behind by Ordinary Means

Leaving the Muck Behind by Ordinary Means

God used unremarkable things: Moses’ hand, the wind, the cloud, to bring about the remarkable movement from bondage and entrapment to safety and freedom for the Hebrew people.  The angel of God who was going before the Israelite army moved and went behind them,...
What is God getting you out of?  And into?

What is God getting you out of? And into?

We enter the biblical narrative of God’s action in human history “already in progress”.  We are plopped down in the middle of major crisis: Noah and the flood. The expression “God will make a way out of no way” comes from the African-American experience.  Out of...