Me and my boy-boy, who needed a snuggle I could be preaching or counting off the daily schedule: They look exactly the same Advertisements
I cry to you O Lord hear my voice.-Psalm 130:1 In the midst of two very public death by suicide, one female Kate Spade, and one male Anthony Bourdain, both of whom leave beyond tween daughter. I think of all those people who cry out, unheard. I think of the fact that I didn’t know … Continue reading
Today in America, I can safely say we are there, in the Pit. In the Pit because Young People, People my age who look like me, were protesting the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue with swastikas and Heils and Nazi chanting. Because there is nothing we can call these people, but Nazis. It hurts … Continue reading
The first time the people riot in Luke is in response to Jesus preaching in his hometown. (hinting at his eventual crucifixion by the state) There he proclaims the word of the Lord to the poor, lost, forgotten and marginalized. He talks about that the Word of God, he says he is there to fulfill … Continue reading
You know, I have never seen the thriving church. I’m 33 and I have never seen the church the way it used to be.
But I have seen the church. Continue reading
Prayers are so much more than a comforting platitude Continue reading
Generous Jesus, we confess that you are the Son of God. You heal the sick, you comfort the stricken, you find the lost ones. Yet, we confess we find it easier to love you than our neighbor. We would rather love our politicians and celebrities than those who live right beside us. We continually make … Continue reading
My very savvy 7 year old asked me today what Hell was. Can I just say that a. I’m glad he asked me b. I’m glad he didn’t have a concept yet Because, I’m a Pastor and I’m always a little afraid of what is seeping into my child’s brain theologically I have no doubt … Continue reading
Moses Asks: Who am I to do all this God says: I am with you, You are on Holy Ground. Because God makes Holy Ground to be where God and humanity meet. That is what makes things Holy. Moses: Who are you then? God: I am who I am<–God the one and only, often imitated, … Continue reading
Won't You Be Our Neighbor
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ROBERT LAMBERT JONES III
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