March 20, 2016


Sticks and stones may break bones, but words still cause harm, too. This short Passion/Palm Sunday sermon explores the mocking of Jesus as well as his crucifixion. By facing head on Sin's horrifying ugliness and destructiveness, we more fully appreciate the magnitude of Jesus' work of forgiveness.

March 13, 2016


What are people really mad about, and faithful living that passes the "smell test".

February 29, 2016


Hyphens and dashes and holding together both God's severity and God's mercy.

January 3, 2016


Epiphanies and recovering the meaning of Christmas.

December 20, 2015


When trust is more important - and more valuable - than certainty.

November 22, 2015


Jesus resists earth-bound definitions of "king" and "kingship", and redefines the meaning of his kingdom.