Monthly Archives: December 2015

One Coat Will Do

John the Baptist, like all the prophets, is an unreasonable man.  He has some strong opinions on how life should be lived and how God’s many gifts should be shared.  You could call it an “economic plan” for the kingdom of God.  And for John, one coat will do. […]

Unremarkable Prophets

God works through unlikely people, in strange situations, to speak a sudden word of pure grace.  The dawn from on high crests over the horizon to shine on those who dwell in darkness and the shadow of death.   Second Sunday of Advent (Year C) – December 6, 2015 […]

Is This the End?

Many wonder if we are living in the final days of God’s Creation, and reading the news may encourage that belief.  The truth is, we don’t know and Jesus doesn’t seem to concerned about it.  He is concerned about how we wait.   First Sunday of Advent (Year C) […]