January 31, 2021

Amanda Gorman’s poem at the Inauguration was cathartic. Her poem reminds us that words have power to expel the demonic. Just like Jesus. Read more

January 25, 2021

U.S. Christian clergy, seminarians, lay preachers, retired clergy are invited to fill out this research survey about preaching, ministry & social issues. Read more

January 14, 2021

How can we be church in the midst of a wilderness of conspiracy theories? Like John the Baptist, we point to what is true, trustworthy, and trust-producing. Read more

January 12, 2021

“Truth or Trump” is a guest sermon by Rev. Stephen M. Fearing about the coup attempt, Trump’s lies, and why Christians must tell the truth. Read more

January 7, 2021

The attempted coup yesterday has shaken the nation. How should clergy respond? Here is a statement released by the Clergy Emergency League. Read more

January 5, 2021

Season Three of Cobra Kai gives us one of the most realistic & redemptive scenes involving a Christian pastor that I’ve seen in pop culture in a long time. Read more

January 3, 2021

They were different than us – outsiders. Yet this little country church trusted the Epiphany light of Christ, welcoming their gifts with hospitality & peace. Read more

December 24, 2020

It was not the perfect Christmas.  This was not the way things were supposed to be.  But Jesus came anyway – right in the midst of it all. Read more

December 24, 2020

No one wants to think about the death penalty on Christmas Eve. But Trump is forcing us to do just that. He’s expanding the death penalty on Christmas Eve. Read more

December 20, 2020

Mary’s “Magnificat” forces us to face our attitudes about women and how we treat them. Why do we fear powerful women? Especially now when we need them most? Read more




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