Carl Sagan went out of his way to make it clear to his audience that they were definitely […]
“Pastor, I lost my husband.” Helen broke down in tears in front of me as we gathered during […]
In my earlier days as a pastor in the beautiful hills of south eastern Ohio, a colleague mentioned […]
Yes, I know. Some of you are wagging your heads. Not my dog! Oh, I have heard it before. 10 years ago, I was running with my young sons riding bikes next to me through a quiet, polite sort of neighborhood. Suddenly, the largest dog I have ever seen came running out of the house like a missile toward me, knocking me over and biting me on the arse. As I sternly backed the monster down, I saw the backs of my boys already a quarter mile down the road pedaling like mad.
By Joel A Hess – Dear parents, your kids will be catechized whether you like it or not. […]
By Joel A. Hess – Perhaps more than any other story in scripture, the story of Mary and […]
By Joel A. Hess – Another shooting. More pontificating. Along with the hopeless, Christians scurry to draw lines […]