Topic: Community

Look Out

October 25, 2021
Followers of Jesus believe that the way we treat others is equivalent to the way we treat Jesus. And that is especially true of the way we treat “the least…
Photo of hands of many people placed on top of each other.

Among You

November 9, 2020
The Kingdom is not a personal possession, but rather among/within the life of the community is where the Kingdom of God exists.
Photo of bricks being layed, one at a time.

God At Work

November 2, 2020
The kingdom is being built by God, not by us. At the same time, this doesn’t mean we shouldn’t do the work of the kingdom. We allow God to build…
Photo of a single older tree with limbs reaching to the sky.

The Forest

September 7, 2020
Humanity is created in community with creation; when God’s creation suffers, we suffer too. Trees are the lungs of creation, making it possible for us to breathe.
Person looking at the nigh sky filled with stars

The Chaos of Creative Disruption

June 8, 2020
Imagine the chaos & angst of God in creating a creature who can think, do, and say "no" to God. Then, in Matthew we perhaps find a new creation story…
Kids lining up to pick teams.

Picking Teams

January 27, 2020
To be part of something that matters, to be included, to be part of a team, a family, a neighborhood, to feel cared for, loved and supported…this isn’t just kid…
Photo of river flowing past a rock and a tree.

On the Pulse of the Morning

January 21, 2020
Our connectedness to God, to the earth, and to one another, is a source of hope and assurance. It's what we seek as we head toward the horizon.
Image of a man with a fake smile pinned on with clothes pins at each side of his mouth.

Again I Say, Rejoice!

November 27, 2019
To “rejoice always” is not to live with an artificial happiness or to pretend everything is okay. It is to live with faith in God’s goodness.