Prophets

January 28, 2018
“Moses said: The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among your own people; you shall heed such a prophet” (Deut. 18:15). Throughout the history of…

How do we repent?

January 21, 2018
So we’ve got three readings today: Old Testament, New Testament, Gospel. Just like always. And all of them are circulating around a common theme. In the Old Testament, God calls…

A Christmas Meditation

December 25, 2017
Since the dawn of human thought, and the birth of spiritual aspirations, we have looked to the heavens to find God. We have sought God in the sun and in…

An Advent Meditation

December 3, 2017
When Cynthia was pregnant with Henry, about two weeks before his due-date we were just like any first-time parents: nervous and excited – putting everything in order. Each night before…

Our Relationship with God

November 19, 2017
Well – we’re at that happy place in the gospel of Matthew where it’s time to deal with the wailing and gnashing of teeth. But before we get there, let’s…
Traditionally this is a day to remember the saints of the church – those noteworthy women and men through the centuries who have shown us in their lives what it…

Reconciliation in the Church

October 15, 2017
Well, here we are. This is our last week looking at Paul’s letter to the Philippian church. (And if by chance you’re thinking to yourself, “My God, I just can’t…
So we’re back for the third week exploring Paul’s letter to the Philippian church. And I’ve got to say that in today’s reading it sure does sound like Paul is…