Three days later.

One day at the temple, during the celebration of Passover, Jesus disrupted the disruption. In the space of the temple where gentiles could visit and worship, people were selling animals and exchanging money. It was work that had a right to be done, but it was disrupting the purpose of that space. God had said, […]

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A simple offer.

Chris wrote about simple packaging of ideas yesterday. He was encouraging people who are selling to be clear, taking the time to phrases offers in ways that the customer can understand. Let simple be the mantra. Make your contracts brief, small, simple. Make your projects short, finite, and clear. Make your deliverables obvious, simple, and […]

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it is going to get worse

Jesus told the disciples that he was going to come back to life. They were filled with grief. Isn’t it peculiar how looking at a portion of a text can create a false impression? What the text in Matthew 17 actually says is, “When they came together in Galilee, he said to them, “The Son […]

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the next day

“But they [the disciples] did not believe the women because their words seemed to them like nonsense.” Luke 24:11 It’s easy to make this sound sexist. I’m not sure that’s accurate. What’s more likely is that one group of people has a story that, though true, is inconceivable to the other group. What is also […]

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