2015

Because He Wants to be Here

Because He Wants to be Here

(1 JN 2:18-21; PS 96:1-2, 11-12, 13; JN 1:1-18) What does it mean to be born? For Christians, everything. We have an incarnate faith. For us, God reveals himself through humanity and seeks a relationship with us. This is a […]

The Gifts and Deeds of Christmas

The Gifts and Deeds of Christmas

(1 John 2:12-17; Psalm 96:7-8A, 8B-9, 10; Luke 2:36-40) My wife’s family has had a weekly conference call ever since she and her siblings went off to college. It’s a low-key affair, with all sides updating each other on significant […]

Be a Light Switch

Be a Light Switch

(1 John 2:3-11; Psalm 96:1-6; Luke 2:22-35) “The darkness is passing away, and the true light is already shining” (from 1 John 2:3-11) What is your opinion: are things getting better in the world or are they getting worse? And […]