Monthly Archives: November 2015

Early Advent

Growing up in my family, we always decorated for Christmas the day before Thanksgiving, but I was not ever given a good reason why. Yet, I cannot recall a Thanksgiving meal without a Christmas tree in the background. My dad … Read More

reflections on Mark 10: 17-31

(Epworth Wesley Memorial Methodist Church, summer of 2015) A few weeks ago Mark 10 was on the lectionary (preaching schedule)… what Luke and Mark, combined, refer to as the story of the Rich Young Ruler. Thinking about it, honestly, the poor … Read More