Christ reminds us that he will be with us to the end of the world – and beyond into the life of the world to come.
The Jews of Jesus' time did not have a unified view of life after death. Jesus pulls together all the Spirit's words from the prophets and announces that, indeed, the…

Boxing with God

2019-10-20
Sometimes prayer feels like wrestling with God. But God urges us to give him our best shot. (Preached at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Kingston, Jamaica).
Jesus suggests that his followers should consider themselves "unworthy servants." Or should that be, more literally, "servants with no need?"

No Comfortable Pew

2019-09-22
Does something you read in Scripture make you uncomfortable? The only comfort we should find is in Christ Jesus and his forgiveness, because there will always be something we believe,…

Seeking Lost Sheep

2019-09-15
Jesus sought out the lost sheep of his flock while on earth. Now, he seeks those sheep through us.

Appealing in Love

2019-09-08
While God is able to command us to do what we ought, through Jesus he now appeals to us in love for the sake of the Good News.

Where Do I Sit

2019-09-01
Do you remember how important where you sat was in school? Where you sit at an important dinner? Jesus shares some common sense about sitting, then overturns it by asking…