February 5, 2017

Reading Matthew 5:13-20 (NRSV); Upstream: Exodus 35:30- 36:3 (NRSV) In some readings, Jesus claims: I am the light of the world. In others, Jesus tells his listeners: You are the light of the world. That's us. We are the light, right alongside Jesus. Jesus also calls us the salt of the earth. We don't have … Continue reading February 5, 2017


August 17, 2014

Reading Exodus 32:7-14 (NRSV) Change. As much as we fear it, change is a gift. Without change, we might be stuck with attitudes and decisions based on what we knew or felt at age 3; or 13; or 63. Thank God, we get to learn and grow. In particular, we get to change our minds … Continue reading August 17, 2014