Mary and Martha

All Gospel is dangerous …  to someone. But texts like this story of Mary and Martha almost require a Hazmat (Hazardous Materials) suit to approach. Radioactive.  Most professional clergy learn e...

Woman Anoints Jesus’ Feet

What moves this story from a 2 star steamer to a 4 star drama is not simply the sex and scandal but the possibility that the gospel in the story may touch our life and we will never be the same. Sermo...

Autograph

Sitting in my aisle seat on the airplane, I was busy writing some notes while the plane loaded. Suddenly from across the aisle a voice called out, “May I have your autograph?” Luckily I wa...