Wake up, you sleeper!

  “So, you should be imitators of God, like dear children. Conduct yourselves in love, just as the Messiah Jesus loved us and gave himself for us, as a sweet-smelling offering and sacrifice to God… So, don’t get involved in the works of darkness., which all come to nothing. Instead, expose them! The things they…

Imagining the Kingdom of God

Recently, I finished reading Professor N.T. Wright’s book, “How God became King:  The Forgotten Story of the Gospels.” This book is a needed return to the focus of the four gospels:  the inauguration of the Kingdom of God here on earth.  On the final page the Biblical scholar writes:  “Part of the tragedy of the modern…