April 26, 2020

Therefore my heart is glad, and my soul rejoices;

My body also rests secure....

You show me the path of life....

In your presence there is fullness of joy. 

-Psalm 16 (NRSV)

These lines from Psalm 16 have been posted on my bathroom mirror for months. I often tape pieces of...

April 19, 2020

This is the question everyone is asking out loud; or wondering it privately to themselves. Those of us who are even a tiny bit superstitious will ask it very quietly or just think it; because, we are afraid of being too out front with it or saying it out loud may jinx...

April 12, 2020

"On the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment."  -Luke 23:56b 

These past weeks, the winds of contagion and chaos have swept across the nation, blowing confusion and uncertainty into most aspects of life. A simple trip to the grocery store now requires m...

April 6, 2020

Physical distancing. Over 2,000 years ago, this concept that we have been urged to follow for the last several weeks, was furthest from the minds of the people of Israel. The crowds had gathered to celebrate the triumphant entrance of Jesus Christ, our Savior, as he ro...

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