Blessed, Lent 2 2017

Morsels & Stories: I talked about pnuema and ruach and the wordplay Jesus and Nicodemus engaged in.   Sermon:  Abram is blessed to be a blessing.  What he, and we, get wrong and the enduring good news of God’s blessing.   The lessons for today can be found by clicking here.  I worked most closely […]

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Called and Blessed

     The blessing oil drips off my hands, running onto the page as I write, and Scripture’s lines about oil dripping off of Aaron’s beard run through my head. I remember how I remind others that anointing with oil was a kingly act, that our baptism anointing ties us to the apostles, prophets, priests, and […]

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