From Above and Below

Our whole house has some sort of the cold. I could not sleep last night, either. So, I started thinking about this week’s sermon and other things that I’ve been studying. I’m re-reading Wright’s┬áSimply Jesus and Wright does a great job sketching the climate of Jesus’ world. He uses the storm from… The Perfect StormContinue reading “From Above and Below”

Get Out There

In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus gave his hearers admonishments if they ever found themselves being hit on the cheek… or sued for their overcoat… or forced to walk a mile. These are significant things, right? When was the last time anything like this happened to us? When was the last time these thingsContinue reading “Get Out There”