Sep 10

Prayer for a Community that Mourns

As students for of our local high school arrived this morning and prepared for classes, one of their fellow-classmates collapsed and was taken to the emergency room. A short time later, news of his death reached the campus. The following is some thoughts and prayers as our community and our students begin the process of grieving at the loss of their friend. Continue reading

Oct 13

Gospel of Jesus’ Wife – A likely forgery?

There is mounting evidence that the papyrus fragment that supposedly speaks about “Jesus’ wife” is a forgery. But it’s too late, the world has moved on. This seems to be further evidence that the era of “instant communication” isn’t necessarily good for the transmission of true knowledge, but is merely an opiate for the masses who are ever more demanding to be able to mainline the “new” and the “now.” Continue reading