Tell me the Story

Tell me the story. Tell it to me again and again. Tell it to me time after time, week after week. Tell me the story that I first heard in my youth, the one that gave me happiness and excitement. Tell me the story that I carried in my chest as my heart learned to […]

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Looking for the Living

The women were terrified and bowed their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? He is not here, but has risen. Remember how he told you, while he was still in Galilee, that the Son of Man must be handed over to sinners, and […]

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Making Room for the Gentiles

It’s holy Monday. Today we see Jesus’ cleansing of the temple. Today we see the passionate Jesus, the angry Christ, the emotive Light of the World. Today we see Jesus getting his hands dirty, weaving rope together to form a whip that the Good Shepard wields in righteous, holy love. Today we see the zeal […]

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I Used To Believe Better

I used to believe better. Maybe it was the daily time in the bible. Maybe it was the prayers that danced from my lips as I drove. Maybe it was just the passion of younger days. Whatever it was, I used to believe better. I can say I got jaded or became cynical, but more […]

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