YouTube Video Our text this Sunday is a common and familiar one, which is read each year the Sunday after the Resurrection. We know this story as "Doubting Thomas". On Palm Sunday, I talked about we all have had our moments when we have been Judas (the betrayer) and Peter (the denier); well, we all… Continue reading Doubt? Ask and Seek
Doubt is a significant part of our faith... if we are only brave enough to doubt.
There is a misconception that Doubt and Faith, Science and Religion are natural enemies. However, these all share a common enemy. ..
Earlier this week on Facebook, I saw a cartoon that was perfect for this morning. It depicted three disciples standing together. The middle disciple says "Am I ever going to live it down?". Another disciple says, "Thomas, are you still on it?". Thomas replies: "I don't get it. We do not call Peter 'Denying Peter'… Continue reading Curiosities, Questions, Doubts?
"Doubting Thomas" is perhaps one of my favorite Sundays, which is always the Sunday after Resurrection/Easter morning. Thomas is forever remembered for a single moment of doubt. At times I wonder if we too are not remembered more for our moments of doubt than we are for our moments of faith. But doubt is an… Continue reading Believe It or Not…
The celebration of Easter in the Church is 50 days beginning with the Resurrection and concluding with the Holy Spirit poured out onto the people at Pentecost. This Easter season recounts the post-Resurrection accounts of Jesus the Christ, our Risen Lord. The morning of the Resurrection emphasizes Mary Magdalene and additional women arriving… Continue reading Doubt: Necessary for a Dynamic Faith