This past week, the Presbyterian Church (USA) meeting in Detroit, approved pastors being able to marry same sex partners in … More
This is a sermon I preached on Easter evening in 2005. It is the text I will be preaching on … 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.
A Presbyterian Pastor reflects on the British Science fiction series Dr. Who as a modern fairy tale about fighting monsters … More
My thoughts these days are drifting towards relationships, or the lack thereof in churches. I’ve been thinking about this in … More
A sermon from Good Shepherd Sunday 2006. “On Pastors and Pastures” John 10:11-18, Psalm 23 May 7, 2006 Lake Harriet … More
This is a sermon I gave at an ecumenical service in 2010. “A Tale of Four Marys” John 19:25 Good … More
It’s Holy Week, so that means I’m going to hear a number of pastors use their blog space to talk … More
If there’s something that I’ve grown tired of is the whole trend in American Christianity to be “radical.” We don’t want some meek and mild Jesus; no sir. We want a Jesus who is kicking ass and takin’ names.
The church where I serve as Associate Pastor is discerning becoming and Open and Affirming congregation. As we talk about … More