Between Heaven and Earth

(Sermon preached on November 20, 2016 at the Hermitage, scripture: Colossians 1:11-20 and Luke 23:33-56) The Buddhist nun, Pema Chödrön tells the story of a woman being chased by tigers. She gets to the edge of a cliff as the tigers close in … Continue reading

Voting for “Biblical Values”

Recently, there has been a lot of political admonishment to vote for “biblical values.” Pulpits, radio ads, and television commercials are flush with it.  We see it plastered on flyers, littering our mail.  And most recently, the Billy Graham Evangelical … Continue reading