Stations of the Cross

Stations of the Cross

“And as they led [Jesus] away, they seized one Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the country, and laid on him the cross, to carry it behind Jesus.”  Luke 23:26. On an unusually beautiful Northwest winter morning, 20 men from our fraternity (Psalm 51:12 “Renew a...
Making Sense of David

Making Sense of David

A “man after God’s own heart,” and, yet, an adulterer. He was chosen by God and given an everlasting covenant so that his descendent would remain on the throne forever. He seemed more interested, however, in consolidating his power and building himself a house,...
July 4th and the Need for True Freedom

July 4th and the Need for True Freedom

July 4th, the day of American independence, inspires thoughts of freedom. Political freedom, but also its place in our way of life, shaped around the personal freedom to choose our state in life, where and how we live, and to engage in the “pursuit of happiness.”...