Dragons

I'd like to make peace with all the dragons in my headall those dark creatureswho came in the open door of childhoodand bedded down. I've denied them, feared them and fought themall the same, I've ...

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Feel Good Friday #63

More people giving Christianity a good name. https://youtu.be/4fFFL46zxcY A high school band shows us what inclusion really looks like. Check it out. If you haven't seen this, you must. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3vBJRi981E Best toddler reunion ever! A boy was ...

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Remembering

I, like anyone over the age of 25 in the United States, remember where I was on September 11, 2001. My daughter was four-months-old, and we were living on the campus of Andover Newton Theological ...

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A Prayer For When the Pain Piles On

There are seasons in life when the pain just seems to pile on. Those times when we don't dare say, "at least it can't get any worse," because we know that it can and probably ...

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Morality Isn’t Very Christian

Who is our neighbor? Jesus makes it pretty clear that everyone is our neighbor.  Somewhere in the history of the church of Jesus Christ (and I haven’t been able to put my finger on exactly when and where ...

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Fear Not! Coming in October

At the heart of the Gospel is the message to Be Not Afraid. Fear is the anti-gospel, and it is playing a huge role in our world today. Fear of the other. Fear of losing ...

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