Get Real

We live in a culture that seems to waver between on the one hand uncritically accepting and forwarding every sensational e-mail, text, or Facebook message that comes along–especially when it strengthens or confirms our long-held beliefs–and on the other hand skeptically whining “that picture is photoshopped!” when something seems too fantastical or challenging. We seem […]

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Redemption Rehearsal

I think when most people read this passage they hope to see themselves as the assertive Martha who is bold in her faith. Maybe they see themselves as Mary who seems to enjoy a quieter more intimate relationship with Christ. But I think we are all more like Lazarus. We are in the tomb and […]

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