October 27, 2019 – Grace is Wider than Judgment

Stories invite us to identify with a character and parables are no different. When we hear a parable, our inclination is to identify with someone, some character, in the parable. It might be the Good Samaritan, or the Prodigal Son, but we tend to identify with someone. This morning we hear the parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector, and our identification seems a foregone conclusion. Read more →

September 29, 2019 – Wider in our Generosity!

I wonder how many of you would know who Alex Biega is? Biega is a hockey player; he’s a defenseman for the Vancouver Canucks and he holds the distinction of being the lowest paid player on the team. Actually, he’s one of 52 players in the NHL who are making the minimum salary. Read more →