August 13, 2017

Matthew 14:22-33

We know the beginning of this story from Matthew. Twenty thousand people had shared a meal as evening fell. Jesus had taken the five loaves and two fish from the disciples, and had used them to open the hearts of the crowd, who learned a lesson about Go...

August 6, 2017

Matthew 14:13-21

Shared meals are so much a part of our lives, I think sometimes we don’t stop to take notice of all that happens when we gather around the table. Just to begin, I’d like you to stop and think about the meals you’ve had this week – who was there, what yo...

June 20, 2016

I’ve really been enjoying Facebook this week – mostly for the pictures people have been posting of their fathers. Many of my friends have put up photos of their dads. They are young men in these pictures, full of promise and plans, or they are mature men, who know them...

June 13, 2016

We woke up this morning to the news that 50 people or more have been murdered in Orlando – shot to death in a nightclub. Fifty-two or more have been wounded. This is the most deadly mass shooting in America since December 29, 1890 when over 300 people were slaughtered...

May 8, 2016

Today, as we celebrate the gifts of women, the Scripture focuses on one woman in Matthew’s story of the life of Jesus. Perhaps what we notice first is that this woman, who has brought oil to anoint Jesus’ head, is nameless. Which of course, made me curious: how many wo...

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Matthew 14:22-33

We know the beginning of this story from Matthew. Twenty thousand people had shared a meal as evening fell. Jesus had taken the five l...

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