CLASS LETTER

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Here’s a letter I recently sent out to my college class in anticipation of our fiftieth class reunion: Dear Classmates, I Continue Reading →

A Lover’s Quarrel with the World

“For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.” — John 3:16-17

  Our children had a wonderful nanny, a member of one of the first congregations I served.  Over the years Continue Reading →

STAY AWAKE!

Keep awake therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming. But understand this: if the owner of the house had known in what part of the night the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and would not have let his house be broken into. Therefore you also must be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an unexpected hour.
— Matthew 24: 42-44

There is such urgency in Jesus’ voice as he warns his followers to stay awake and be on the lookout Continue Reading →