Fathers and Sons, Brothers and Sisters

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 Posted in writing | 2 Comments »

In the parable of the prodigal son (often referred to as the parable of the forgiving father) Jesus teaches us that God takes back sinners, and that includes us, no matter what they have done or how far they have ...

The Kingdom Is Like . . .

Friday, June 15th, 2012 Posted in writing | No Comments »

When you see that phrase in the gospels, you know that you’ll soon be hearing a parable or being presented with an image. It was Jesus’ favorite way of teaching, and it often left his hearers free to explore and ...

The Sowing, the Growing, and the Sower

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008 Posted in Sunday audio reflections, audio | No Comments »

The parable of the sower has a lot to unpack in it. Matthew chapter 13