Thoughts for Sunday – Proper C24

Fibonacci Blue via Compfight Jeremiah 31:27-34 or Genesis 32:22-31Psalm 119:97-104 or Psalm 1212 Timothy 3:14 – 4:5Luke 18:1-8 Luke 18:1-8 This passage is oft used to describe the need for persistence in our prayer life. And rightly so. The point is that the widow did not give up in “harassing” …

Thoughts for Sunday – Proper C23

Trey Ratcliff via Compfight Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 or 2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15cPsalm 66:1-12 or Psalm 1112 Timothy 2:8-15Luke 17:11-19 Luke 17:11-19 Between …

Why Jesus Was A Man

For years I have tried to figure out why Jesus came as a man instead of a woman. Men have used the …

The Gospel of Ayn Rand

Over the last several years, I have been considering what is the overriding philosophical paradigm of affluent America. There exists many, divergent …

Abide in Me

Here is my Bible study (Lectio Divina: Divine Reading) for today. I hope it encourages you as it does me. Lectio: Abide …

Forgiveness as a Gift to Self

Perhaps its the cynic in me but I get tired of forgiveness as being something for me. “Forgiveness is my ability to …

The School of the Small

His master said to him, Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I will set you …