Assumptions and the Bible

Merriam-Webster defines an assumption as “a fact or statement taken for granted.”  We all make assumptions about a lot … read more

Homosexuality, The Bible, and The United Methodist Church

This week Bishop Martin McLee of the New York Annual Conferences of the United Methodist Church announced that he was dismissing a churc… read more

What If I Missed God’s Will?

(I regularly receive and respond to questions from readers or parishioners.  It struck me this week as I was responding to several … read more

No, Everything Doesn't Happen for a Reason

“Everything happens for a reason,” he said as he reflected upon the terrible events that had occurred in Newtown, Connecticu… read more