Tag: light

“Let There Be Light”

December 2, 2018 Luke 21:25-36   Advent is the beginning of the church year. You might think it would make sense to start with the triumph and fanfare of Easter, or the coming of the Spirit and the birth of the Church at Pentecost. But no, the church year begins with calamity. It might seem like a fantastically inauspicious place… Read more →

Remembering Ruth

I forgot to get back to her. She’d asked me a very simple question, something that wouldn’t have taken me very long to answer. I told her I’d find out the answer and get back to her. I didn’t. She’d just sent me a beautiful note of encouragement, not knowing how deeply powerful her words would be because it was… Read more →