Monthly Archives: October 2013

Two Feet to Eternity

Reflections on John 13- read the first 17 verses for context – edited from what I shared at FMC this past Sunday. This section of the passion narrative in John begins with an enacted parable, that of foot washing. We … Continue reading

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Our place

God aims to get all the glory in our redemption. Therefore He is adamant that He will work for us and not we for Him. He is the workman; we stand in need of His services. He is the doctor; … Continue reading

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Let Go

I sit here, thinking, sighing, tired, literally sobbing, Frustrated at my inability to clearly convey the truth That you so desperately need to understand Not because you do not hear it But because there seems to be a disconnect between … Continue reading

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11 people just like you are going to die in the next hour

Imagine if correspondents in late 1944 had reported the Battle of the Bulge, but without explaining that it was a turning point in the second world war. Or what if finance reporters had told the story of the AIG meltdown … Continue reading

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Dead Flies and Church Problems

Like dead flies in perfumer’s oil, the writer of Ecclesiastes tells us that a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor. Sometimes fools are elevated to positions of power, while those who are fit for the position are given no influence. … Continue reading

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