Reading Time: 6 minutes The story of Zacchaeus is familiar territory, and familiar stories are dangerous. We tend not to stop and reread them. We come to the beginning of Luke 19 and say … Continue reading “The Repentance of Zacchaeus” Sermon from Luke 19.1-10
Reading Time: 7 minutes We all understand God in different ways. When we say, “God,” it gives us a name for the creator and originator of all things. The life of Jesus, as depicted … Continue reading Living Faith & God’s Calling
Reading Time: 2 minutes The idea of being gifted carries certain weight. If a person says she is gifted, others might snub her and dismiss her statement as conceited. However, in 1 Corinthians, Paul … Continue reading Recognizing Your Divine Giftedness
Reading Time: 2 minutes The furnace in my house warms the air around me. The roof over my head keeps the winter weather outside. My dogs sleep in the lazy morning sun pouring in … Continue reading Can someone be thankful while others suffer?