Advent Meditation: Sunday, December 22, 2019

Psalm 8, 24, 29, 84 •  Genesis 3:8-15  •  John 3:16-21 “What is it that makes people happy?” I heard a reporter ask a researcher of the topic. He replied, “A lack of nostalgia.” Nostalgia is remembering things that never were as if they could be once again. I sometimes think it is out of … read more

Advent Meditations: Wednesday, December 19

Psalm 119:49–72, 49, 53  •  Isaiah 9:8–17  •  Mark 1:1–8 In this passage from the Gospel of Mark, John the Baptist offers us an opportunity for change. This is our chance not only to see the world differently but to be different in the world. By words and actions, John makes his way in the […]