- Sep 30, 2022
A Reorientation (St. Francis of Assisi)
(Text: Luke 12.22-32) Jesus is calling us to a reorientation. A reorientation that, if we took it seriously enough, just might save this...
- Aug 19, 2022
Best. Sabbath. Ever.
If ever there was a generation that needed sabbath, it just might be our generation. The gift of sabbath is one of the best gifts that...
- Mar 19, 2022
I need to say a word about our second reading from first Corinthians this morning before we turn our attention to the gospel from Luke...
- Dec 3, 2021
In the Wilderness
It matters how we begin. The gospel, the good news, begins in the wilderness. Great writers know that beginnings matter. Beginnings set...
- Oct 16, 2020
“Give to the emperor the things that are the emperor’s, and to God the things that are God’s.” It is one of the most famous lines in...
- Sep 25, 2020
Change Your Mind
“Even after you saw it, you did not change your minds.” God wants us to change our minds. And that’s a problem. Because we don’t like to
- Dec 7, 2019
“A gospel is a form of strategic story-telling that aims to change your life.”[i] Today we begin the gospel of Matthew. Are you ready to...
- Aug 16, 2019
Out of Character?
“I came to bring fire to the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled!” “Do you think that I have come to bring peace to the earth? ...
- Mar 22, 2019
Second Chances, with a Purpose
We like to think that the gospel we just read is about our questions. Why do bad things happen to good people? Why did Pilate murder...
- Dec 10, 2018
Repentance (Advent 2)
My high school English teacher once told me that one of the secrets to great writing is to have a good opening sentence, because it sets...