When Joseph discovers that his wife, Mary, is pregnant and he’s not the father, he is understandably troubled but he still wants to do the right thing. He wants to…
Mary’s fear is different from that of Zachariah’s, and it has different consequences. She is given grace from God first, and that follows with a task of immense proportions. Mary’s…
Zechariah and Elizabeth have lived a life of relentless disappointment.They have waited decades to have a child and they are now old and have given up hope. When an angel…
The story of Adam and Eve lays out our universal human predicament of self-awareness, consciousness and vulnerability: our eyes are opened and we hide from God, each other, and ourselves,…

The Scattered Church

November 22, 2020
In a surprising turn, the first church in Jerusalem is forced to escape persecution and flees to various places for safety. Philip is led to the town of Samaria, a…