Tag Archives: Judgment

Let Jesus be Jesus

Short Advent Reflection At this time of Advent, leading to Christmas, when everything seems so radically politicized and polarized, let’s remember that Jesus refused to be a military emperor. He refused to be used to go against the Roman Empire … Continue reading

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Can You Hear the Engine Roaring?

My most recent daily Bible readings are from the Old Testament books that major in the judgments of God against the kingdoms of Israel and Judah at the hands of the Assyrian and Babylonian invaders. One cannot miss the point … Continue reading

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Writing on the Wall

There was a time when believing that Jesus Christ was coming back soon defined the lives of many of us. I grew up in a church environment that believed in and proclaimed the imminent return of Jesus. Today, however, we … Continue reading

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