Sometimes it seems as if Jesus doesn't really want people to follow him.
Martin B. Copenhaver
Recently I have been thinking about titles and their significance.
We were once an immigrant denomination.
"You will have a covenant with the stones of the field, and the wild animals will be at peace with you."
There are many times, and big moments, in our lives, when we wonder if we are up to the challenge, up to what lies ahead.
Richard L. Floyd
Perhaps we don't need to know everything to know enough to praise God
Martin B. Copnehaver
I was a bit taken aback when I opened the gospel reading in the lectionary for today and found that it told the story of the Annunciation—the announcement that Mary is to give birth to the Son of God.
John A. Nelson
In many Bible passages that contrast "world" and "spirit," it can seem that the Bible takes sides: bad world; good spirit.
If I were called to it, I could easily write a television series based on my [former] dating life. It was that dramatic.
A lot of what good mothers do is translate.