February 25, 2018

Reading Mark 7:31-37 (NRSV) Today's story is simple: “they” bring a patient to Jesus and beg Jesus to help him. Jesus performs a mysterious operation, says, “Be opened,” and the man is healed. I read today's story while attending a healthcare conference. In today's environment, the story could have been much more complex. Did the … Continue reading February 25, 2018


March 19, 2008

Listening to the talk about the presidential race on the radio got me to thinking about how we evaluate the public figures in our society. We hold our potential leaders to a pretty high standard. They must be good at presenting themselves always in a good light, but be sincere and forthright and transparent at … Continue reading March 19, 2008