The Answer is Yes

The Answer is Yes

In exciting things, my congregation is launching a capital campaign. Here’s the sermon I gave to start our work on this project. The scripture is Ezekiel 37. Ezekiel had grown accustomed to being snatched up by God. In fact, Eugene Peterson’s interpretation of...
Risen, indeed.

Risen, indeed.

It’s been nearly two weeks since Easter Sunday, and I’ve discovered that, despite my expectations, things simply aren’t slowing down.  Since that Sunday, I’ve had more meetings than I care to count, community activities to tend to, wedding...
Mud

Mud

It’s a story of just what dust, ashes, dirt, and some water can do.  Over the last four weeks, we’ve heard stories about the dustier parts of life–the muck and mess of humanity, of our brokenness.  We’ve heard stories about...