Jesus sets his face to Jerusalem, where he will confront the powers that keep his people oppressed. Following him there will require everything we’ve got. … More The Hard Road to Jerusalem
Jesus asks us to consider how wealth keeps us disconnected from others and limits our empathy, how it causes us to turn in on ourselves and overlook the plight of our neighbor. What Jesus is calling for is a re-orientation that will be difficult and painful to endure. … More Monopoly, Wealth, and the Corrosion of Our Humanity
This is Christmas: The story of a hands-on Healer, a God who isn’t satisfied to stay at a distance but is determined to get up close, who understands nothing else will do. … More Hands-On Healer: A Sermon for Christmas Day
When local communities do what’s right for our most vulnerable neighbors, it’s not surprising that powerful business lobbies try to shut down local democracy. … More Protecting Local Democracy
God cares what’s going on in our lives and calls the church to continue Jesus’ ministry, to listen to one another and address real, human needs. … More What Are You Looking For?