Dec 20, 2017
"Contradictions" in the Bible, what we might call mysteries, sometimes hold the greatest meaning. Consider the almighty power of God and the tiny baby in Bethlehem.
Dec 19, 2017
It is easy to push ourselves and our experience to the center of our Christian life. We can make it about us and what we want or feel. John the Baptist had the opportunity to make it about himself. "Are you the Christ," they asked. But he said "No." Instead, he pointed to Jesus as a witness. Listen to find out how we...
Dec 12, 2017
What do we do when we meet someone new? We dress up. We try to impress them. We often try to do that with God. In Advent we speak of preparing to meet God. But trying to impress him or dressing ourselves up is a bad strategy according to John the Baptist. Listen to hear how John directs us to truly meet God in this...
Dec 4, 2017
December could be called the month of the great wanting. We want so many things. Living December as Advent reorients our wanting in a different direction.
Dec 4, 2017
Does God only do mighty works and great acts of salvation in the past? Sometimes, it can seem like that. Isaiah complains about it. We can feel that way, too. Listen to discover how God answers us when we pray, "God, do something"! Scriptures: Isaiah 64:1-9 and Mark 10:1-11.