Lessons from a Pandemic

Lessons from a Pandemic

I had a dream the other night. I’m told that we dream every night, and that it’s really a matter of whether or not we remember those dreams. I usually don’t remember any. But I started praying to remember my dreams…. I can’t help but feel...
Jesus is on the Throne

Jesus is on the Throne

You hear it every election season, particularly in a time when each election seems more contentious and divided than the one that came before it. We remind ourselves that Jesus is on the throne to calm our anxieties. We remind ourselves because it sounds good to imply...
Rethinking Belonging

Rethinking Belonging

The Good Samaritan is one of those stories that transcends the Christian tradition in some senses (which is a nice reminder that we don’t actually own these stories). It’s worth revisiting (or visiting for the first time) here. What the story illustrates...
The Price of Unity

The Price of Unity

I confess. There are some things I hold in tension. A lot of them. One of those things that I continue to labor to understand is the idea of unity in the body of Christ, because I think it’s important. There’s no shortage of scriptures emphasizing the need...