‘Priscilla’

We are publishing four paintings by Silvia Dimitrova and four poems by Bishop Graham Kings expounding the paintings. Today’s: “Priscilla.”

‘Lydia’

We will be publishing four paintings by Silvia Dimitrova and four poems by Bishop Graham Kings. Today's: "Lydia."

Why the RCL is killing churches

Pastors and priests are weakening people’s faith every Sunday, and they don’t even realize it. Their secret weapon? The Revised Common Lectionary.

A personal story about illegal immigration

Only the largest construction firms used union labor. Everybody else went to the underpass. At the end of my brother's life, he was making less per hour than he did as an apprentice.

Forgetting our memory verses

Among the greatest gifts of my upbringing in a little prairie Lutheran church was all of the Bible memory verses. My wife had a similar upbringing, and my memory for verses is not what hers is, but nevertheless... Read More...

Jesus trumps

Bishop Daniel Martins: I'm made uneasy by statements that "Jesus trumps any of the apostles" (usually, most notably, St. Paul), and it's precisely because I've made peace (indeed, made friends) with biblical criticism.