August, 2016

Finding Humor With Jesus

Finding Humor With Jesus

Picture this: Two people are talking. One says to the other, “Hey! I know this really great guy I want to tell you about. He’s from Florida.” The other person says, “You say he’s a great guy, but he’s from […]

Stand Firm Against Evil

Stand Firm Against Evil

What difference does being a Christian make in the way we face the current evils in the world?  As our first readings this week move to New Testament epistles, we have some guidance.  Yesterday and today we have readings from […]

Those nasty Scribes!

Those nasty Scribes!

“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, you hypocrites.” Ouch. There he goes again … In today’s Gospel, we read once again an encounter between Jesus and his critics. He had many critics in his day. Many today, too. But who were […]

A New View on Life

A New View on Life

“Strive to enter through the narrow gate, for many, I tell you, will attempt to enter but will not be strong enough.” – Jesus I was in downtown Indianapolis the other day for a meeting.  We had ended early, and even after […]