I am quite certain that many of you might remember a quirky, ridiculous, absurd film that was made by the British Monty Python comedy troupe called “And Now For Something Completely Different”.  The movie was made up of sketches drawn from the comedy troupe’s television program, “Monty Python’s Flying Circus”, and […]

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      Sunday, January 26, 2020 Third Sunday after the Epiphany Isaiah 9: 1-4 Psalm 27: 1, 4-9 1 Corinthians 1: 10-18 Matthew 4: 12-23   Text not yet available                                    

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          No one appreciates it when the church engages in finger-pointing.   But it happens.   In fact, when we pay attention to the most common criticisms of the church, it is not uncommon to hear comments about the tendency for religious traditions to engage in finger-pointing – to point fingers […]

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        Sunday, January 12, 2020 First Sunday after Epiphany Isaiah 42: 1-9 Psalm 29 Acts 10: 34-43 Matthew 3: 13-17   It has been a loud and upsetting week.   The sounds of drone strikes exploding into targeted vehicles in distant lands; the sounds of missiles streaking toward military bases in retaliation; […]

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