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Good People in a Bad Time

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-5ueta-e649d9 Ruth 2 Based on the way this story reads, I believe that faithful, generous love in the heart of Boaz would have been generous with any foreigner because the heart of His God welcomes the foreigner. But his faithful, generous love is drawn to this particular foreigner, because he senses the same faithful, generous love… Continue reading Good People in a Bad Time

Classes, Seasonal

Birthday Wishes

It was my birthday this week. You know how Facebook does this thing where, when your birthday approaches, they invite you to ask everybody for a donation to a charity of your choice? I did that once, for the nonprofit ministry of a friend of mine, but mostly I feel weird about it, because I… Continue reading Birthday Wishes

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The Unlimited Mercy of God

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-r3j4t-e2fd04 Jonah 3 If it's not the video, it's the audio... One day it will all work smoothly! Maybe around the time systemic injustice has been totally eradicated and God's Kingdom has come and God's will is being done on earth as it is in heaven. In the meantime, we still have Jonah the Flying… Continue reading The Unlimited Mercy of God

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The Undeserved Mercy of God

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-mxsfz-e166c9 Jonah 1:17-2:10 "How do Christians tarnish their own image?" --Lilly ----------------------------------- Every couple of weeks or so (seems like during especially spiritually significant services--like this one which incorporated a baptism), we have nearly insurmountable technical difficulties. In this case, the livestream feed got jammed and the full sermon didn't make it, but you'll get… Continue reading The Undeserved Mercy of God

Classes, The Sanctuary at Woodville

The Pilgrimage Is Growing!

Every month I send out a Pilgrimage news-email. I don't usually post those here. But I'm posting this one! What's Going On? Spiritual Development Courses How You Can Help Sign up for one (or more) of these courses. Seriously. I am increasingly convinced by my own experience and also observation that it's impossible in this… Continue reading The Pilgrimage Is Growing!

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I Am: The Alpha and the Omega

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-me8ya-dfd588 Revelation 1:5b-8; 22:12-17 "When Apocalypse (any apocalypse) happens, the enemy wants us to see the truth of the dire situation we’re in and focus on that, getting so overwhelmed and discouraged that either we buckle under and do nothing, or rise up to try to fix the horror we’ve seen—through our own isolating, conflict-ridden,… Continue reading I Am: The Alpha and the Omega