Even in the church which Christ established, we cannot separate ourselves from the systemic injustices and institutional racism in our society, as if we are above or outside the problem. It. is. our. problem.
“The wolf will live with the lamb, the leopard will lie down with the goat,... They will neither harm nor destroy on all my holy mountain...” Isaiah 11:6, 9 I have a confession to make: I'm not a cat person. That might surprise those who visit our house, because we do have three cats (only one of … Continue reading Cats and Dogs, Wolves and Lambs, Donkeys and Elephants
In addition to being a pastor, I am a bit of an amateur photographer. I don’t know anything about shutter speeds, apertures, and such; but I have a couple of pretty nice cameras that know those things for me! And so I can focus (pardon the pun) on framing a nice picture that captures beauty … Continue reading Picturing My Faith: My Lenten Discipline
The unity of God’s people is a vision that fills my heart. God’s word teaches it, commends it, even commands it of us.