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Lord, Make Me More Like the Unbelievers!

He comes around to stun and trouble us every three years whether we want him to or not (and a part of me certainly does not want him around).  He ...

Yes, Pastor, You Too Walk in Danger All the Way!

Who hasn’t wondered about the curious question in Sunday’s gospel (Luke 13:22-30)?  “Lord, are only a few people going to be saved?” (22)  We shake our heads at the unbelieving ...

My Dear Brother, My Dear Brother, Please Sit Down!

In Sunday’s gospel (Luke 10:38-42), did Martha walk away disappointed because Jesus didn’t sanction her well-meaning but distracted busyness by rebuking Mary?  Or, perhaps, initially stunned when Jesus’ gentle, loving ...

Is That “Daily” Part Really Necessary?!?!

Wisconsin’s governor has our country’s most sweeping line item veto power.  While its use has led to court challenges, Wisconsin governors have crossed out single words or altered a single ...