Two Voices

Friday, February 19th, 2016 Posted in writing | No Comments »

Two voices speak to us over the span of centuries, one offering a piece of advice, the other an invitation. The first voice belongs to Socrates, one of the most influential philosophers who ever lived. From his city of ...

I’m Listening!

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 Posted in writing | No Comments »

A few Sundays ago many Christian congregations heard the story of young Samuel. He heard a voice calling him in his sleep and ran to the man he had thought was calling him, Eli the priest. Eli told him he ...

Free to Follow

Sunday, October 14th, 2012 Posted in writing | No Comments »

We’ve all heard about the rich young man who came to Jesus filled with a generous spirit but went away sad. Actually, only Matthew says he was young; Luke says he was a “ruler” and Mark says only that he ...