Deuteronomy 8:6-11/Luke 17:11-19 When it comes to Thanksgiving there are two words that come to my mind: Thanks and food. Now the word ‘thanks’, of course, is in the title so that can’t be ignored. And we’ll get to that word shortly. But, of course, with Thanksgiving is food; lots … Read More

Look Busy – Jesus Is Coming!

1 Thessalonians 5:1-6/Matthew 25:1-13 A movie was released just a few weeks ago starring Nicolas Cage called “Left Behind.” It’s really bad, so bad that it is already out of circulation (What is it with Nicolas Cage and bad movies over the past few years?). You may have heard of … Read More

The Glass-Bottomed Boats of Heaven

Revelation 7:7-19 A few years ago Ricky Gervais, a notable religious skeptic, wrote and starred in a movie, “The Invention of Lying.” It’s set in a world where everyone tells the truth, whether it hurts or not. And, of course, everyone believes everything everyone says because everyone always tells the … Read More