Jesus came to do justice…but maybe not justice like we think of it. At the beginning of Jesus’ ministry, he stood up and read these words from the prophet Isaiah: “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me. He has sent me to preach good news to the poor, […]Read more "40 Days of Change: the King’s Justice"
The world has a way of situating us underneath dark skies, telling us it’s meant to be that way, telling us it always will be. Standing underneath those clouds, we begin to see things in terms of impossible, impossible, impossible, impossible…We become stagnant, immobilized. Then, the Christmas story unsettles us. Because you have a person–Mary–who had dark, dark clouds […]Read more "The Greatest Gift 2: Under Cloudy Skies (Giving Up on Perfect)"