serve: Red Letter Challenge

Tonight we observed Good Friday. The scripture account of Jesus’ anguish, arrest, beating and death is hard to read though easy to imagine as the words paint such a vivid picture. The service is one of the most powerful I participate in all year. Part of what makes it so powerful for me is the […]

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forgive: Red Letter Challenge

Today is Maundy Thursday. We remember Jesus washing the disciple’s feet. We remember him sharing a meal, reframing the Passover feast. We remember him including Judas, the one who would betray him, in both experiences. And we remember the commandment Jesus gave. “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so […]

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be: Red Letter Challenge

There are many types of people in the world, though if I had to lump everyone in just two boxes I’d assign some to a box labeled “Be.” and the rest to a box labeled “Do.” Yes, overly simplistic. Yes, there are a bazillion nuances to people and no one fits in just one “box.” […]

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