The Dangers of Sentimental Religion

“Those who find their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake will find it.” (Matthew 10:39, NRSV) Jesus makes demands of his followers that most of us just gloss over as if… Read More

The Holy Trinity

“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit…” (Matthew 28:19, NRSV) What is your image of God? If you are like… Read More

The Rhythms of Rest

“On that day, when evening had come, he said to them, ‘Let us go across to the other side.’ And leaving the crowd behind, they took him with them in the boat, just as he was.”  — Mark 4:35-36a,… Read More