The Authority of Apology (my Honors Convocation Address at Iliff School of Theology)

My thanks to Deb Creamer and Albert Hernandez for inviting me to speak to you today.  It is an honor to be with you. I have a special fondness for Iliff because I had such a blast here – mostly because let’s face it, Iliff is like, a super weird place. I loved the people [Read More…]

Sermon on Why Hope and Vapid Optimism Are Not The Same Thing

2013-05-26 NBW Sermon<—-Click here to listen along. …suffering produces endurance, 4and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not disappoint us -Romans 5  As many of you know, I have a regular spiritual practice of warning people that I will disappoint them.  A couple times a year we host a Welcome to [Read More…]