Dear LABC, Rita Jennings just texted me telling me that her mom, Irene, died this afternoon at 1:30. She and her family are most appreciative of the many expressions of care, both in recent days and over the years, from … Continue reading November 9, 2018Continue reading →
When we give thanks for the saints we pray that their memory will enliven and encourage us, that their memory will help us see Jesus.
We are so familiar with the words “saved by grace” that we don’t pause to consider their power or the courage it took for Martin Luther and other reformers to lift them up.
Almost every family faces questions of how to respond to mental illness. When we read the Bible we come to see that this is not a new reality.
Some serious discernment is required of us as we decide what it is that we should ‘”give to the emperor” and what it is that we should “give to God.”