Lent Is a Time to Follow the Highway to Zion

Janet High Res Photo

I became aware of my trust in God when I was thirteen, during an overnight with the daughter of our church’s minister. We weren’t in the same school, but that year her dad taught our confirmation class and we became friends. We had turned the lights out—her mother had asked us to—but, as usual, we [Read More...]

If Jesus Gave a TED Talk (#3): Jesus is Like a Crazy Farmer

TedTalkJesus

This is the third in a series of posts where I re-imagine Jesus’ five big sermons as TED Talks, in which he Educates people in God’s new Design for a world that runs on the Technology called love.  This post is an interpretive paraphrase of Matthew 13. ————————————— I often get asked:  Since parables are so easy to misunderstand, why do I use them so [Read More...]

If Jesus Gave a TED Talk #2

TedTalkJesus

This is the second in a series of posts where I re-imagine Jesus’ five big sermons as TED Talks, in which he Educates people in God’s new Design for a world that runs on the Technology called love.  This post is an interpretive paraphrase of Matthew 10. Last week, we talked about God’s new design for human communities.  Today we get into how we’re going [Read More...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X