Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.

There are so many good words in the air today. Good words from the inauguration. Good words from Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. I hesitate to add many more words to the mix. I’d rather enjoy the words of others today. I’ve shared a brief reflection on King’s “Letter from a Birmingham Jail” over…

The True Meaning of Valentine’s Day

I began the celebration of Valentine’s Day yesterday by preaching on adultery and divorce. (Gotta love the Lectionary!) In about an hour I will continue the celebration by hanging out with a classroom full of first-graders who are ingesting way too much sugar. For now, though, I want to reflect on the true meaning of…