Books of the Bible: Luke

Books of the Bible: Luke

Subversive

Matt Laney

Years ago, newly-minted from seminary and serving my first church, I preached a fiery sermon on the counter-cultural ministry of Jesus.


No Condemnation

Matt Laney

A woman's son committed suicide following decades of hard living that caused deep pain to himself and others.


Don't Wait

Martin B. Copenhaver

In the last decade or so of my father's life he developed an interest in wine. 


Savior

Matt Laney

This "savior" stuff doesn't come naturally to our contemporary, self-reliant, "can-do" culture. 


The Most Stressful Part of Sundays

Emily C. Heath

I would rather write five sermons than lead the children's lesson at church.


You Too

Matt Laney

I was not a model student in my younger years.


Alfombra

Quinn G. Caldwell

On Palm Sunday, Jesus starts a very difficult journey. He's about to walk a hard road to a terrible place.


Let's Tell the Truth This Holy Week

Talitha Arnold

Jewish-Christian relations have changed, thank God, in the last decades, but as Christians, we still need to pay attention to how we tell the story of Holy Week.


Lord, Should We Go Target Shooting?

Matt Fitzgerald

Could your church turn out a fifth-grade pacifist in a gun-crazed town? How about in a gun-crazed nation? 


Interruptions

Donna Schaper

There must be some kind of sacrament to interruptions, like at open-air assemblies or picnics, where some spiritual guru demands your food.