God’s Beloved Community

“And a second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’” Matthew 22:39 “We are tied together in the single garment of destiny, caught in an inescapable network of mutuality.” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. There are moments when the Beloved Community envisioned by Rev. Dr. Martin…

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Our God is Love

“If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but…

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The Gift of 2020

“And no one puts new wine into old wineskins; otherwise, the wine will burst the skins, and the wine is lost, and so are the skins; but one puts new wine into fresh wineskins.”  Mark 2:22 2020 has been a year of letting go of old wineskins.  We hit multiple bottoms where…

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Let Your Light Shine!

“ … they set out; and there, ahead of them, went the star that they had seen at its rising, until it stopped over the place where the child was. When they saw that the star had stopped, they were overwhelmed with joy. On entering the house, they saw the…

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It’s Time for Joy!

In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid; for…

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