August 19, 2018

Reading Numbers 13:25-33, Joshua 2:1, Hebrews 12:1 (NRSV) Spies returned to Moses after scouting out the land. They reported that the land was desirable: it was flowing with milk and honey. But they were scared: "all the people that we saw in it are of great size....and to ourselves we seemed like grasshoppers." The Hebrews … Continue reading August 19, 2018


December 10, 2017

Reading Hebrews 10: 32-39 I'm tired. Work is demanding enough; where does Advent fit? Giving and grading exams while preparing for holidays keeps me scrambling. Instead of abandoning Advent, though, I am positioning the figures in our nativity set after our holiday dinner guests arrive! I'm not the only tired one. Numerous memorial services this … Continue reading December 10, 2017