I didn't watch the President's speech last night. In fact, while President Obama was addressing the nation, I was meeting with a couple to plan for their wedding at the end of this month. He's in the military, and preparing to deploy to Afghanistan, and wants to be sure that his fiancee and their daughter… Continue reading Let it begin with me.
Day: December 1, 2009
Sermon: Tidings of God’s Reign
“Tidings of God’s Reign” (November 29, 2009) Advent is a time of waiting, but do we know what we are waiting for? The Gospel reading paints a frightening picture of ‘the coming of the Son of Man,’ and in many ways God’s reign is frightening to those who are comfortable with the status quo. But… Continue reading Sermon: Tidings of God’s Reign
Praying for the President
(a bit belated, with apology, but I was asked for a response) I prayed for George W. Bush. Now, most of you know that I have never been a big fan of the man. I think he was not a good leader, he made horrific blunders that cost thousands of lives, and his policies did… Continue reading Praying for the President