Back in January 2020, I preached a whole sermon series on “What We Got Wrong”… specifically talking about scriptures that have been misinterpreted down through the ages. Unfortunately, due to technical difficulties, none of the sermons got recorded. But the week that we discussed “what we got wrong” about DOMINATION was one of my most… Read More
POEM: Esau in Midrash for 2020
Imagine if you will, America as a woman, wife in barren pose. Within her there grows, a future. Two nations in one womb. Brothers divided. Birthed together in conflict. The stronger pulled back by the younger’s jealousy. Esau made for the labor of the field, Jacob for the quiet tents. Brute strength plotted against a… Read More
SERMON: Jacob, Wrestler.
Audio of sermon preached for St. John’s UCC, Bongards, MN. June 30, 2019. Listen to it here: Jacob, Wrestler.
SERMON: Abraham, Chosen One.
Audio of sermon preached for St. John’s UCC, Bongards, MN. June 23, 2019. Listen here: Abraham, Chosen One. From the sermon series “Finding God in Our Ancestors Stories,” Summer 2019.