No Plain Speech

May 12, 2019
Teach us to listen.  Amen. "The explorer returned to his people, who were eager to know about the Amazon. But how could he ever put into words the feelings that…

Easter Postscript

May 5, 2019
Grant us the courage, God of the resurrection to be touched by you,to be fed by your words even as Jesus fed his friends with food and with comfort.  Amen.…
  There is a custom with many devout Jewish men to wear Scripture on their foreheads.  A phylactery a little box containing the Hebrew Scriptures.  We would do well to wear such an item despite not…

Maundy Thursday

April 18, 2019
On the night before Jesus was betrayed remember: Judas was there. This bread is for you. The new covenant is in my blood. For you-this is plural there are no…

Up and Down the Mountain

March 3, 2019
We see your glory, O God, in the face of Jesus your Christ, whose compassion illumines the world.  Transform us into the likeness of the love of Jesus, who renewed our…