Irving, Texas

How is your Spiritual Life Going?

How is your spiritual life going?  Occasionally I will ask someone that question.  Half the time the response is what half the time I might give:  the look of a deer in the headlights!  Some people don’t want to deal with it at all; they toss the question aside with a quip.  Others say they…

Faith At Home

I read a review of a book called Faith at Home, by Wendy Claire Barrie. Barrie is an Episcopalian who is director for children and youth programs at Trinity Church, Wall Street. It sounded good enough that I purchased the book and kangarooed through it. It is a clear, practical book on something that most…

Love’s Choice

by Malcolm Guite This bread is light, dissolving, almost air, A little visitation on my tongue, A wafer-thin sensation, hardly there. This taste of wine is brief in flavour, flung A moment to the palate’s roof and fled. Even its aftertaste a memory. Yet this is how he comes. Through bread and wine Love chooses…

In the Blink of an Eye

In the blink of an eye, those who hailed Jesus as Messiah turned on him and cried out “crucify him!” He wasn’t doing what they expected. He didn’t gather an army to overthrow the Romans. The Son of God did not meet their expectations. And what about now? We hail him as Messiah, yet do…

What Would Jesus Tell You?

Just Supposing…. Tonight, you are at home, in the last hour before your bedtime.   Suddenly, Jesus is there in your room visible, what would He say to you about your week?             Each Sunday, we say that we believe that He will come again to judge the living and the dead in the Nicene Creed.  …