Hope is not the same as optimism. Hope involves facing difficulties very honestly. It is often the work of fathers to help their children understand the difficulties they face.
Instead of “othering” the Ethiopian eunuch, Philip “brothered” him.
The proverb “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to far, go together,” echoes an important biblical theme and gives us direction for today.
The Holy Spirit, called the Paraclete in the Gospel of John, helps us climb the mountains we need to climb.
Trusting in God’s wisdom, leads to what I have to say.
In the love of God we find both roots and wings, connection and freedom.
We do this text praising powerful women a disservice if we limit its application to Mothers Day.
COVID-19 is a medical, economic, political and moral crisis. The faith response to this fourfold crisis is faithing, hoping and loving.
The call to justice cannot be neglected, especially in the face of the current pandemic.
Pastor Jim leads our midweek worship service.