Jonathan Tjarks is dying. And I don’t mean that in a college freshman philosophy student existential dread sort of death. I do not mean it in the way…
Ash Wednesday is in two tomorrows. First comes Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday), a day in which we are meant to feast in order to enter a season of fasting…
When is a job just a job and when is it a vocation, a calling?
He asked me to pick up my cross.
but a fish ain't one
The biggest paradox of faith is one day emancipation will be complete
Is there a better word?
“Then you’re a fucking ignorant pastor!” he exploded.
Or will we just stay in fight or flight mode with each other?
It’s 1988. I’m nine years old. I’m in my parents’ Oldsmobile, sitting with sweating thighs on its maroon velour back seat, lap belt loosely fastened…
Then Jesus said to them, “The Sabbath was made to meet the needs of people, and not people to meet the requirements of the Sabbath. - Mark 2 NLT “Should…
Wondering what is next...