Monthly Archives: July 2013

Not Sex but Selfishness

There they are—Abraham and God standing together under the oaks of Mamre not far from the door to Abraham’s tent.  The smell of cakes baking still lingering in the air.  Embers still glowing from the fire Abraham built to welcome … Continue reading

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Of Prayer and Pronouns

The Gospel this Sunday includes a request from the disciples who, after watching Jesus pray, ask him, “Lord, teach us to pray.”  Jesus answers that request saying, “When you pray, pray like this.”  And then he says the words we … Continue reading

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Brrr–It’s Cold Outside

The question came from a Rev Gal Pal in the motherland of heat and humidity, Washington D.C.  “How do you keep cool?” she asked as the heat index in her neck of the woods climbed into the three-diget zone.  Here in … Continue reading

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