Proper 8 / June 29, 2014 Psalm 13 casts a prayerful scenario that is likely familiar to everybody at some time in their life. The writer of this prayer/song is complaining that God is playing “peek-a-boo” with him and he is plenty tired of it. He is ready for God to quit playing games and […]Read More Sing a Saving Song
Soccer…The beautiful game… I hate to say is growing on me. (I only pray that Mike Ditka forgives me for saying that!) It’s growing on you too. While it is a long way from nearing the top of our favorite past times, it is on the move upward recently passing cricket and darts on many […]Read More The World Cup & Christian Faith
Proper 7/ June 22, 2014 8The child grew, and was weaned; and Abraham made a great feast on the day that Isaac was weaned. 9But Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, playing with her son Isaac. 10So she said to Abraham, “Cast out this slave woman with […]Read More When we sin…
I know he is not a pastor in the American evangelical sense or any tradition that I know of. I’m not even arguing that he is a disciple of Christ (though I hope he is). To my knowledge he is not ordained, did not attend seminary, and has never been to a district assembly, but […]Read More Tim Duncan is my favorite pastor!
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Trinity Sunday / June 15, 2014 I was not born when JFK, MLK and RFK were shot, so I don’t remember. I was 5 when Elvis died. I remember being in the living room with my mom watching the news coverage and funeral while she cried and cried and cried. I was at school when […]Read More Where was I?
You probably think we are smiling for the picture. We are not. We are smiling at the three most beautiful child faces in TX while they wait patiently for lunch. We are also smiling about the giant plate of spaghetti that was just delivered to our table at Buca Di Beppo that will soon meet […]Read More What are you looking at?