When Night Sky Urges Us to Be Light for Others

When Night Sky Urges Us to Be Light for Others

We are living in a very cold and dark time. Yes, it is cold outside and, yes, the darkness at this time of year is significant. And yet, we all know that COVID-19 – the loss of friends and loved ones, the loss of income and employment, the reality of illness and...
Joy and Justice: Two Sides of Same Coin

Joy and Justice: Two Sides of Same Coin

Joy and justice have become two necessary sides of the same coin in this unforgettable year. I have needed both joy and justice to make it through a year of unprecedented collective grief. Christians believe in a God who loves justice, as Isaiah 61:8 proclaims. So, it...
Forgiveness is When You Put Up with an Uneven Score

Forgiveness is When You Put Up with an Uneven Score

I felt I was being cheated, and then the service manager mocked me. I had taken my car in because the check engine light was on; it was running fine when I took it in. I agreed to pay $65 for a diagnostic test. After two hours, they told me they could not find a...