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Angels – The Journey to Bethlehem

Category: Advent, Christmas

December 3, 2023

Scripture: Luke 2:8-14 (NRSVue) You can’t find Bethlehem or tell the Christmas story without the angels. Angels appeared three times to Joseph—giving guidance, direction, and protection to the holy family’s harrowing journey to Bethlehem. The...

Above Every Name

Category: Christ

November 26, 2023

Scripture: Ephesians 1:15-23 (NRSVue) Bible commentators over the years have described this first chapter of Ephesians in various ways, as a: gateway, golden chain, kaleidoscope, snowball, racehorse, an operatic overture, and a flight of an...

Bread of Life

Category: Jesus

November 18, 2023

Scripture: John 6:25-35 (NRSVue) One America’s worst famines is the poverty of attention. We’re distracted with our phones and crazy schedules. We live in an attention deficit culture. As a result, we feel starved for...

5+2 = 5000+

Category: Giving, Jesus, Miracles

November 12, 2023

Scripture: John 6:1-14 (NRSVue) Five thousand hungry people were looking expectantly at Jesus. Jesus then looks at his disciples and says, “you give them something to eat.” The disciples frantically scraped around for food and...

The Saints Await

Category: Everlasting Life, Hope

November 5, 2023

All Saints’ Day 2023 Scripture: Revelation 7:9-17 (NRSVue) Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is going on now and is celebrated throughout Mexico, but also in Tucson and other places. It’s similar to...

Nothing Can Separate Us

October 29, 2023

Scripture: Romans 8:31-39 (NRSVue) Romans 8 concludes with Paul’s rapturous sense of confidence and assurance of God’s love, even in the midst of hardship. N.T. Wright writes in Into the Heart of Romans: A Deep...