Sunday, July 28, 2013
Short and Sweet/Salty?
"Sermonettes yield Christianettes."
How often have you heard pastors slip and say they went to cemetery when they meant...?
For so many years, I typed a worship worksheet for my secretaries.
Up at the top, I'd type, "A Service for the Whoreship of God."
It only changed when, uh, I...
Why didn't we read Matthew 15:1-9 and 23 in seminary?
Why don't we ask about those texts when examining candidates for ordination?
Why don't we have "education moments" about distinguishing posing from authentic faith by the book as enfleshed by the incarnate One?
My wife took many of our youth to a conference in July.
A speaker said, "There is hardly any connection between the Jesus of the Bible and the Jesus of most churches."
Are we so sweetly salving?
Are we the salt that stings on open wounds to save from...?
Getting back to Matthew 15 and 23...
Blessings and Love!