Pastoral Perspectives

NOW WHAT DO WE DO?

“Men of Galilee, why are you standing there looking at the sky (Acts 1:11)?” After his resurrection from the dead,…

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HOLY CONSOLATION

Loneliness feels awful.  Loneliness is often accompanied by other feelings like emptiness, fear, anger, resentment and jealousy. Loneliness is created…

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A VIRTUAL HOME TOUR

A VIRTUAL HOME TOUR Jesus says, “In my Father’s house there are many dwelling places (John 14:1-12).”   This great passage…

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A SHEPHERD’S CARE

As a child, one of my favorite pictures was that of a shepherd carrying a lamb on his shoulders.  I…

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FROM DISAPPOINTMENT TO RECOGNITION

Disappointment means an appointment was dissed.  We were looking forward to an experience of something good, beneficial or helpful and…

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A WELCOME GREETING

When Jesus walked into the room where his disciples were gathered on the evening of the resurrection he said, “Peace…

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LETTING JESUS LOVE US

Easter declares that goodness triumphs over the death of sin.  Jesus’ resurrection says life wins, death does not!  In the…

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A Different Holy Week

5 April 2020 Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week.  This week we call to mind the unconditional love…

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A taste of heaven

I have a friend who sometimes says after tasting some delicious food, “This is heaven.” In our lives, we sometimes…

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Temptation

Temptation is a strange experience. We are frightened of it yet we are drawn in to it. Not many of…

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