Well, the Special General Conference for the United Methodist Church is done. For those of us who are LGBTQ and allies, the result was shocking and hurtful.
Recently, there was a report on National Public Radio about how China is coming into Africa and making deals in … More
One of the bloggers that I love to read is Rod Dreher. While we share some similarities politically, we are … More
About a week ago, I wrote a post on same-sex marriage and how those of us who support it should … More
A few weeks ago, I sat down for a beer with a fellow pastor. Actually, I had hard cider- he … More
A few years ago, I was invited by a Lutheran friend of mine to take part in a group of … More
I haven’t really blogged about what’s happening in the Presbyterian Church (USA) when it comes to changes in its ordination … More
The positive Mel White of old the “SpongeBob Squarepants of the gay community” is long gone. What’s left is a man that’s pretty pissed off at the church and when I say church, I mean the whole church.
It was about 15 years ago that I saw firsthand how love of enemy and justice for the oppressed clashed … More
This is a sermon I preached in 2007 for the Baptism of Our Lord which is next Sunday. I happen … More