Palm Sunday – Our Expectations of God

An important aspect of the Easter story is that the Lord did not meet the expectations of the people of Jerusalem. He even, to a certain extent, did not meet the expectations of his closest followers. Simply look at your … Continue reading

Marriage and Life, to Eternity

  “For in the resurrection they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but are like angels in heaven.” (Matthew 22:30) There is a rule of preaching that was drilled into us theological school. Well, actually there were a lot … Continue reading

Every Man Is Responsible For His Face

Abraham Lincoln, who was President of the United States during the most critical time in the history of that country, the American Civil War, is arguably among the greatest presidents in the history of the United States. A story is … Continue reading