The Misunderstood InnKeeper

I have gotten a bad rap. I’m not even in Luke’s version of the nativity story and yet, in Christmas pageant after Christmas pageant for the last 2000 years, I’m made out to be the ...

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One Surprised Angel

Even if he were the most devoted and dedicated angel in all of heaven, Gabriel must have been taken by surprise The Almighty, Immortal, Omnipotent God of all Creation Was going to become one of those frail, ...

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Feel Good Friday #77

This Feel Good Friday is coming to you from the Newark airport as my daughter and I wait on standby at an overflowing airport because our confirmed flight yesterday was cancelled. There is a not ...

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Think You Hate Christmas Music?

Find traditional Christmas music grating, irrelevant or just plain silly? I've never been a fan of separating music in to sacred and secular categories--particularly at Christmas. What better time to be reminded that the holy ...

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For Joseph, Who Believed

Do you ever have dreams that seem so real, you’re not sure if they happened or not? When I was in my twenties, I used to have a re-occurring dream. Actually, it was a series ...

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We Need a Little More Mary

We Protestants don’t put as much emphasis on Mary as do our Catholic and Orthodox brothers and sisters. We don’t say the Hail Mary. We don’t pray to Mary as an intercessor.  In most Reformed ...

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