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The Pharisee in Jesus' parable verbalizes a longer list of "other people" with whom he is happy to disassociate. In doing so, he unwittingly debases himself.
When I was serving as a hospital chaplain during seminary I often had people tell me "you look too young to be a chaplain!"
God does not promise us safety. What God does, is invite us into the safety of each other, if we will accept the challenge and call.
There is a woman you do not yet know. A woman made sonless or daughterless by the machinations of the powerful.
Quinn G. Caldwell
I know this: there are things that only God can achieve. That doesn't stop me from trying to achieve them on my own anyway.
We get our devotional assignments long before publication, so I'm writing this three weeks before the election.
Kenneth L. Samuel
Given the bitter wrangling of this past election cycle, love for one another is still our most pressing need.
The relationship I have with Jesus is the longest one I've ever been in. He knit me together. He's been with me every second since.
At our highest and deepest humanity, we are caretakers of creation. We were given magnificence. We forgot to rotate the tires.
When challenged to reorder our lives, it's easy to respond as the people did to Haggai. "It's not the right time. There's too much on my plate. I'll get to that later."