Monthly Archives: June 2010

No Wolf Whackers Allowed

I struggled this week with which text to pick for my sermon.  The lectionary readings this week are chock full of great nuggets of application for our lives today.  After much consideration, I landed on the 2 Kings text (5:1-4). … Continue reading

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Basil Pennington waxes eloquently on prayer

I'm still doing some reading and thinking about the soul and the way silent prayer develops its connection to God.  I just finished a great book, Finding Grace at the Center:  The Beginning of Centering Prayer and good beginning point … Continue reading

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Lectionary art source

I've been taking some vacation time recently and obviously haven't been blogging much.  I'm out again this Sunday and probably won't have time to be posting much about this week's texts, but wanted to share a good resource for lectionary … Continue reading

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Lectionary this week

I'm not preaching this Sunday, but did enjoy looking through the texts.  I participate in a weekly, ecumenical study group with some other ministers in our area.  We determine among us who is preaching for the upcoming Sunday and what … Continue reading

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God’s Google hits

I recently read an article (preachingtoday.com) about google searches and a study done on them by the Washington Post in 2007.   The article, "Linking Ancient and Modern, A Worldwide Web of Worship,"  stated the following:  The number of Web … Continue reading

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Soul Postures

The strange effect on this image for the video was not intentional.  It makes me look like a cult leader or tele-evangelist.  I'm thinking of getting my own hour of power and having Jinny wear a wig. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=12544540&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Soul Postures … Continue reading

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Gaining the world or the soul?

What good is it for you to gain the whole world, yet forfeit your soul?   –Jesus (Mark 8:36) Jesus looked around at the people around him and saw their obsession with gaining the world.  Even the religious leaders of … Continue reading

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