“…marked with the seal of the promised Holy Spirit, this is the promise of our inheritance…” Read More
“A faith that is pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their times of distress” Read More
“if you’re enemy is hungry, feed them.” Read More
This poem, by Victoria Safford, is speaking to my heart today. The Gates of Hope:Our mission is to plant ourselves at the gates of Hope—Not the prudent gates of Optimism,Which are somewhat narrower.Not the stalwart, boring gates of Common Sense;Nor the strident gates of Self-Righteousness,Which creak on shrill and angry hinges(People cannot hear us there;… Read More
“love your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you” Read More
“when you have done this to the least of these, you have done it into me” Read More
Audio of sermon preached for St. John’s UCC, Bongards, MN. September 15, 2019. Listen here: Hospitality, With Mercy. From the Fall 2019 sermon series Room At the Table: The Hospitality Scriptures.