Little Things Offer Big Inspiration at Easter

Little Things Offer Big Inspiration at Easter

I was surprised by the message my breakfast cereal box silently but boldly proclaimed to me: “Find Big Inspiration in the Little Things!” It asserted that “a joyful life is lived in the little things, which tend to add up in a big way.” As our world tentatively...
Entering the Darkness of Holy Week

Entering the Darkness of Holy Week

The United States suffered two mass shootings, one in Atlanta, Georgia, and the other in Boulder, Colorado, during a seven-day period. With the cries of the victims and their families still echoing in our ears, the Christian church prepares to enter Holy Week in...
What Should Cries of ‘Hosanna’ Mean Today?

What Should Cries of ‘Hosanna’ Mean Today?

We celebrate what is traditionally known as Palm Sunday on the sixth Sunday of Lent. Here is my paraphrase of the Palm Sunday narrative featured in the lectionary texts this week: As Jesus rode the young colt into Jerusalem, People came from all around to honor him....