Tag Archives: Gospel

The Apostle of Love

If you were going to choose the apostle who was most radically changed by the ministry of Jesus, I think most people would say that would be Paul.  He went from being Saul, persecutor of the church, to Paul, missionary, … Continue reading

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What Are You Seeking?

I’ve decided that the gospel of John is like that computer generated art that was popular many years ago.  I don’t know if you remember.  It was so primitive by today’s standards that I can’t even google it.  So anyway … Continue reading

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The One Whom Jesus Loved

Five times in the Gospel of John the writer (let’s call him John) says something like ‘the disciple whom Jesus loved’.   I’ve always assumed John is referring to himself.  At first blush that sounds vain and self serving.  And … Continue reading

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Banner Headline

Issues like abortion and homosexuality are important, worthy of their own stories, their own headlines.  But in dealing with these debates sometimes they become the big story, front page news.  There is only one story that deserves the banner headline … Continue reading

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Reading Jesus

I read Reading Jesus: A Writer’s Encounter with the Gospels a few weeks ago.  It was written by Mary Gordon, an author and a Christian.  It was interesting.  Anything that makes me examine the teachings of Jesus can be beneficial.  … Continue reading

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Found at the Bookstore

Enthusiasm.  That’s what those frufru coffee drinks give me.  I had a Seattle’s Best cappuccino with vanilla, medium size and I thought I could do anything.  I just got a new computer and I’m getting one at work too so … Continue reading

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Snow Driving

We had a blizzard a little over a week ago. It snowed all day. We only got about six inches but the wind blew so I wound up with a good fifteen inches on my driveway. We went home about … Continue reading

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