Monthly Archive: October 2016

The Weekend Word 15

The Weekend Word

Matthew 11:4-15 (Last week we left off with John sending his disciples to Jesus to ask the now famous question “Are you the one who is to come, or shall we look for another?”)...

TGIF 12

TGIF

As I write this, both of my cats are purring loud enough to approximate some sort of feline harmony. They are quite happy…content even. This, despite it being a difficult morning for both of...

Jean’s Gospel: Forgiving and Being Forgiven 17

Jean’s Gospel: Forgiving and Being Forgiven

Introducing the Lord’s Prayer: Forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us “Forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us” In this fifth petition, we ask...

Kevin’s Conversations: Trump and the Gospel Witness 55

Kevin’s Conversations: Trump and the Gospel Witness

I have been vocal in my opposition to the candidacy of Donald Trump for president.  I have been vocal here on this blog, on Facebook, and in real life conversations.  I have been more...

The Wit and Wisdom of Saeed Abedini 51

The Wit and Wisdom of Saeed Abedini

On his Facebook page, “Pastor” Saeed Abedini says that a woman could not be elected President because that would be giving her “headship”. He does allow that a woman can be in “leadership”. He...

Linkathon! 25

Linkathon!

Sermon: How to live in these crazy days… Another look…it never helps… On modesty… The value of friends who aren’t like you… Get thee to an altar… Pat Robertson is Christianity’s crazy uncle… Who...

Things I Think 71

Things I Think

1.““Now the salvation and the power and the kingdom of our God and the authority of his Christ have come, for the accuser of our brothers has been thrown down, who accuses them day...