December 6, 2018

Peace On Earth?

In Luke’s familiar story of Jesus’ birth, we hear an announcement from the angel Gabriel about the peace Jesus will bring. But the familiar King James Version (KJV), the one we all grew up with at our church Christmas plays, […]
November 29, 2018

Tohu wa-bohu to Tov

John begins his Gospel, “In the beginning,” to take us back to Genesis 1 and the creation story. Here is God’s own the description of the universe prior to creation. “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Now […]
November 15, 2018

Confusion to Order

Logos, (Greek: “word,” “reason,” or “plan”) in Greek philosophy and theology, the divine reason implicit in the cosmos, ordering it and giving it form and meaning. Have you spent any time digging into the Prologue at the beginning of the […]
October 25, 2018

A Promise to a Guarantee

I like a promise, but only if I can trust the person promising. The problem with that kind of trust is people are people. We can sincerely want to fulfill our promise, but being human we fail. Or we were […]

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