#79: Meeting In the Clouds

Luke’s fifteenth chapter holds one of my favorites of Jesus’ parables—the story of the prodigal son (Lk. 15:11-32). My favorite moment is in verse 20, when the father sees off in the distance the son he has missed… Read More

78: Are You Sleeping?

As kids, most of us learned a simple song that went, “Are you sleeping, are you sleeping, Brother John, Brother John? Morning bells are ringing, morning bells are ringing, Ding ding dong, ding ding dong.” Remember it? The… Read More

#77: Preparing For the End of Time

December 21, 2012—the end of the Great Cycle in the Mayan calendar—was to be the end of the world. So was May 21, 2011. And Christmas eve, 1955. And March of 1843. And a host of other dates… Read More