June 4, 2017

Reading Acts 2:1-21 (NRSV) Today's reading recounts a wondrous occasion. The Holy Spirit comes upon Peter and the disciples. They feel the rush of a violent wind. Tongues of fire rest on each of them. They begin speaking in languages they do not know. Onlookers are amazed to hear about God's deeds of power in … Continue reading June 4, 2017


May 15, 2016

Reading Acts 2:1-21 (NRSV) The General Conference of the United Methodist Church is currently in progress. Imagine if the attendees experienced the coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost like in today's reading. The followers of Jesus are all together in one place. The Holy Spirit suddenly comes from heaven like wind and fire and … Continue reading May 15, 2016