Today, though I want to introduce Passion Week to you as the most important week in the life of Jesus. Perhaps you will come to understand it as the most important week in your life as well, because it is here that death and sin were defeated and life and light shined in the darkness of this world. It is here that your life story has purpose and meaning, and your life focus and goal require a change of direction towards the place Jesus is leading all of humanity into the present reality and the future…The Kingdom of Heaven. Read More →
Today I want to talk about how following Jesus will take you into places where there is light. Yesterday I focused on the reality that following Jesus will take us into dark places, and this is very true. But there are also places where Jesus takes you where rest can be found from the fight. Read More →
I’m not going to pretend what happened yesterday didn’t happen. I want to…Oh, I desperately want to stick my head in the sand and ignore the news reports and the Facebook rants, the Twitter tweets and the workplace conversations. Ignoring the problem doesn’t heal and doesn’t break the thread of fear being woven over and over again by the reactive and emotionally driven news media.
But maybe we can move into tomorrow with a different way of responding…Read More →