Reckless Abandon

In this parable of the sower, it’s easy to wonder what kind of soil we might be, but Jesus is leading us to think and act like the sower

The burdens of grace

Jesus invites us to take on his yoke and carry his burden. Jesus is trying to tell us that the opposite choice isn’t to be unyoked or unburdened; it’s to be weighed down by our own self-centeredness

It shall accomplish that which I purpose

Sermon for June 18

Jesus sent the Disciples out like sheep among wolves, but the Holy spirit accomplishes the purposes for which it was sent. Through the sacraments and through mission we encounter the Spirit and also manifest it for others.

The dance of Trinity

Originally published June 11, 2014 This Sunday is Trinity Sunday, which means it’s a Sunday set aside to celebrate the … More

Grave digging

Originally published Feb 3, 2013 I have found the life of a parish priest to be endlessly interesting, drawing me … More