Tag Archive: Bible

Lament & Hope

My unorganized, rambling thoughts on lament & hope: The church where I am the Assistant Pastor, Quakertown UMC, is holding an Advent service called “The Longest Night” this year. Those of us who have… Continue reading

beautiful bones.

i read Psalm 32 this afternoon and was just really compelled by the imagery of “bones” here.  i did a quick concordance search and found such a wide breadth of how bones are… Continue reading

Isaiah 55:8-11

‘For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,’ declares the Lord. ‘As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and… Continue reading

The Third Mile, or What It Means to Practice Hesed.

I recently read the chapter “Third Mile” out of Peter Rollin’s book, How (Not) to Speak of God. The thrust of the chapter is pertains to Jesus’ words in Matthew 5:41, “If anyone… Continue reading