Who is my neighbor?

Who is my neighbor? That is the second question a teacher of the law asked Jesus. The teacher first asked Jesus: “What shall I do to inherit eternal life?” When Jesus put the question back to the teacher his answer was “You shall love the Lord your God with all your...

Missions in Jonah, Missions Today

This Sunday we end our sermon series on Jonah.  It’s time to ask: what’s this book about, anyway? It’s definitely about Jonah running. It’s also definitely about Jonah being saved from certain death by a big fish that does God’s bidding. It’s also about Jonah’s...

First Thoughts from the India Trip

I returned, together with the rest of the India Team, a week ago today to JFK Airport on a massive Emirates airliner from Delhi via a surreal and bleary-eyed turn through Dubai in the middle of the night.  Everything was as we had left it–except the snow had...