Archives for Jul 23, 2014 @ 10:21

Sacred Space

I am standing at the pillar that was chipped away so a platform could be built on which Thomas Cranmer was sentenced to death under Mary (Bloody Mary), and behind me is the pulpit where C.S. Lewis delivered his famous sermon, “The Weight of Glory.” The church is the University Church, St Mary of the [Read More…]

Confessions of a Local Pastor (by Josh Ross)

Confessions from a Local Pastor There’s something addictive about a stage and a microphone and the status that often comes with it. It is a gift from God, but power and authority can easily be abused. So, maybe it’s time for a little confession from a pastor. As much as I love what I do, [Read More…]

I Love the Bible: Z

Psalm 119:49 is the kind of hope we find in all those who long for redemption, who long for God to make God’s glory present, and who yearn for justice. In fact, people like Mary and Simeon and Anna — from Luke’s first two chps — are the kind for whom this prayer is so characteristic. [Read More…]