Monthly Archives: December 2016

Christmas with Matthew

When we have Christmas with Matthew we get a very unsentimental version of the story we celebrate tonight. Matthew’s version is earthy, real and touches us where we live…which, of course, is the whole point of the story in the … Continue reading

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Great Value Series Part 3: Questioning John

Many people, not just John, found Jesus to be an enigma. Many do today. What’s an enigma? Someone or something that is profoundly puzzling or mysterious. I’m wondering if part of what makes someone or something an enigma has something … Continue reading

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Great Value Series Part 2: “Dear John…”

John the Baptist is NOT a welcomed presence in our Christmas-y time. And yet here he is…again as he is every year…daring to suggest that repentance is required to even get to Jesus in the first place. Imagine a Christmas … Continue reading

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