Let this sermon bury the dead (or something like that)

I’m preaching this Sunday. This Sunday’s texts from 1 Kings 19:15-16, 19-21; Galatians 5:1, 13-25; and, Luke 9:51-62 bring up images of call, service, and freedom. And the Soup Dragons (kind of). And Monty Python. And some personal wrestling about taking leave from my ministry here a two months ago to say goodbye to myContinue reading “Let this sermon bury the dead (or something like that)”

It’s ok to be weary

It’s ok to be weary tired exhausted spent worn out doneit doesn’t feel ok, of course, to be weary. I know it doesn’t feel ok, and so does your co-worker, neighbor, and friend. Your boss knows too, but probably won’t let on. Work needs to get done, of course. You see, we all know it,Continue reading “It’s ok to be weary”