January 29, 2017

Reading Jonah 3 (NRSV) In today's reading, Jonah follows God's call and tells the people of Nineveh that catastrophe is imminent. The reading says that the people believe God. And they do something about it. They put away their fine food and clothes to demonstrate that they are sorry for their destructive behavior. When the … Continue reading January 29, 2017


January 18, 2006

1 Samuel 3; Jonah 3: 1-5, 10 Am I the only one who’s noticed how many scripture passages there have been in church lately that have been about a call from God? You mean you haven’t noticed? I’m the only one? Uh-oh. But maybe I should continue. Last fall we got Moses and the burning … Continue reading January 18, 2006