April 22, 2018

Reading 2 Corinthians 9:10-15; 1 John 4: 19-21 (NRSV) Do you write thank-you notes? Have you ever written a thank-you note for someone's thank-you note? In essence, I do that when I thank people who contribute to a charity in memory of my mom. Their donation is a thank-you note to Mom for her contributions … Continue reading April 22, 2018


July 9, 2017

Reading 1 John 4:7-12 (NRSV) Today’s scripture tells us that God loves us, not because of anything we did, not conditional on whether we love God. God loves us. Period. I recently heard a story that shows the opposite of love. In old Barcelona, Christians would give people a piece of ham to see if … Continue reading July 9, 2017