Freedom and Responsibility

“The memory of the righteous is a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot.”   (Proverbs 10:7, NRSV)   How will you be remembered? What will be the defining accomplishments of your life? What legacy will… Read More

An Encouraging Word for the Summer

“Let us hold fast to the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who has promised is faithful.  And let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good deeds, not neglecting to meet together,… Read More

All in the Family

“While [Jesus] was still speaking to the crowds, his mother and his brothers were standing outside, wanting to speak to him.  Someone told him, ‘Look, your mother and your brothers are standing outside, wanting to speak to you.’… Read More

The Church as Jesus’ Resurrected Body

“As you come to him, the living Stone—rejected by humans but chosen by God and precious to him—you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God… Read More