You know it’s a good Sunday in church when you’re able to tie the reading of Jesus’ Ascension to the first five Rocky movies. Yea, some days are just that good. I think I finally realized why the Ascension is mostly ignored. Oh, like you remembered it is the Sunday before Pentecost? Oh, like you remembered it’s actually the Thursday before the Sunday before Pentecost? We like the cross and the empty tomb. Those are…..
Oh, those Cokesbury tables! They do tempt us all. I’m a little excited because I may purchase a stole for the first time–you know, being ordained and all. Share this with your favorite United Methodist pastor. Stay blessed…john
My first heart break didn’t involve a girl. No, it had to do with a bunch of sweaty guys. One day I was choke slammed by the truth: Wrestling is fake. Go ahead and laugh. You just don’t realize how serious I was about becoming a professional wrestler! My career was to include every championship title, a smooth entrance song and a killer finishing move. I could never decide for sure what kind of wrestler…..