Looking forward

Entering a new year is a good time to take stock. Somehow this change of the last digit of the date gives us the feeling of having a fresh start. Self-analysis is a practice some find easy and others find hard. I’m more at the end of the spectrum where it’s a challenging exercise. As […]

Read More…

i bet they weren’t ready

Jesus and his disciples were attracting a crowd. People came, the disciples baptized, the religious leaders noticed. They had the story wrong, of course. They thought Jesus was doing baptizing. But still, they noticed. For some reason, when Jesus hears about the attention, he heads out of town, back toward home. It could be that […]

Read More…

lip service

It’s a constant challenge. And I think that’s good. What is? Checking what we say against our hearts. It means, of course, that we have to take the blob our words form as they trail out of our mouths and scoop them up and put them on the table. A large table. With a clear, […]

Read More…