“I Believe in Love: Daring Right Relationship” “Look! A virgin will become pregnant and give birth to a son, And they will call him, Emmanuel (‘God with us’).” (Matthew 1: 23 and Isaiah 7: 14) In both the Gospel of Matthew and Isaiah, a messenger appears as a sign from God, heralding a new era. […]
“I Believe in the Sun: Hope for Tomorrow” “Prepare the way…”“Change your hearts and lives, and trust this good news.” “Raise your voice… raise it; don’t be afraid” (Mark 1: 1-15 and Isaiah 40: 1-11)This Advent, we are looking to hear some comfort, some challenge and some good news. The prophet Isaiah and the four […]
Learning to see is the work of a lifetime. We often are so busy and hurried that we fail to see the icons of the holy that are right there in front of us. We fail to see the one who comes to us in disguise – the Christ who dwells in the stranger, in […]
Refusing Fear, Matthew 25:14-30God has blessed each person with gifts, skills and talents. How we use them is up to us. Will we refuse to use them out of fear, or put them to good use and live in the joy of what they produce?