Bad preaching can be deadly!

Okay, maybe that title is inappropriate. But I have biblical proof that bad preaching can kill. On the first day of the week, as we gathered together for a meal, Paul was holding a discussion with them. Since he was leaving … Read more

It’s not about the baby!

I’ve loved Christmas for a long time, but it’s not why you’d think. It’s not about the presents, it’s not about the cookies or the meals, it’s not about the snow – heck, it’s not even about the birth of … Read more

Mary, the Mother of Our Lord

Today is a special festival in the life of the Church. It’s today that we celebrate Mary: the human mother of Jesus; the theotokos (“god-bearer”). We usually remember Mary as the teenage girl kneeling next to a bale of hay in … Read more

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

There are two great bible readings for this Sunday. The first is from Isaiah, where we hear this awesome invitation: Ho, everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; and you that have no money, come, buy and eat! Come, buy … Read more