Tag Archives: miracles
A sermon preached on Christmas Eve at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Kingston, NY. If you’d like to read the scripture, click here. Merry Christmas! We’re here tonight to talk about a miracle. The person of Jesus, who some Jewish … Continue reading
You can read this week’s scripture by clicking here. Click on the play button below to listen along as you read. I watched a movie recently, called Thanks for Sharing. The movie was about addiction and the miraculous work done … Continue reading
There is Jesus, standing in the chaos of the world, where he always is. And Jesus encourages us to be faithful and to know that “faith” means we are to step out into the chaos of the wind and the waves and join him there – in the chaos. And he reminds us that he is going to be there with us when we falter and lose our faith, when we forget that we are as strong and as good as we are. We are followers of Jesus and we can perform miracles.
What are we called to do as the church in response to the evil of white supremacy? How is the church complicit in this evil? And what can we do to transform it? These are hard questions. But Jesus is standing in the raging sea, patiently waiting for us, saying, “Don’t be afraid. Come.” Continue reading