Tag Archives: politics

On losing an election

I will probably not blog again until next week. Looking at the rest of this week I just see too much travel and activity: a birthday celebration, a baseball game and the State Fair.. I am replacing my desktop CPU. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 1 Comment

Jesus for peace and prosperity

Religion and politics don’t mix. That is wrong, but often spoken. Look at U.S. churches and synagogues, which are largely either red or blue these days. Politics and religion are deeply mixed in reality. And yet, the statement that religion … Continue reading

Posted in historical Jesus | Tagged , | 1 Comment

The Jeremiah option

In retirement I have come to count on preaching on Memorial Day Sunday and Labor Day Sunday. Settled pastors don’t want to preach then. They may take a vacation day to be with their families. Members of the congregation often … Continue reading

Posted in Ethics, Seasonal | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment