Lent 3

There was no sermon today! Instead we wrote (guided) poetry, six-word stories and colored together. We also heard and meditated on these Scriptures: Psalm 63:1-8 Isaiah 55 1 Corinthians 10:1-13 Luke 13:1-9 If you had to summarize Luke 13:1-9 in six words, what would you say?

Revise, Revise, Revise

Lent 1 – And we’re back into the season that the church calendar offers to Christians: the chance to re-calibrate and reset our discipleship into the Jesus-shaped church that Jesus calls us to be. This Sunday I plugged Trouble I’ve Seen: Transforming the Way the Church Views Racism by Drew G.I. Hart. Drew offers a particular way that the church …

Lent 4 – God Amidst the Shadows

Today we heard the story of Pastor Max Villatoro: Click here find out the latest information. URGENT: Supporters of Pastor Max asked that individuals and groups make videos. See here for more information. Make a video! Reveal yourself as an IRL* supporter of Pastor Max and all immigrants. If it feels too much like being exposed, then you’re in the …

Beyond imagination

Mark 8:31-38 – “Deny yourself;” & “Take up your cross:” Quite possibly the most frightening words that Jesus spoke. What is the cross in this passage? It is quite literally a gruesome, tortured death at the hands of a legitimized mob meant to send a message of terror to all who see it. Who is it for? It’s for Jesus …