Being a Good Samaritan involves a certain amount of risk. Am I required to be a Good Samaritan to everyone? Where do I draw the line? Who, after all, is my neighbor? The lawyers question is a good one that we all have to wrestle with. But instead of giving us a straightforward answer Jesus tells us a parable to help us wrestle with the issue. Continue reading Like a Good Neighbor – A Sermon on Luke 10:25-37
When evening came, the owner of the vineyard said to his manager, ‘Call the laborers and give them their pay, … Continue reading Envy? or Gratitude!
The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it … Continue reading Treasure in the Walls
Adapted from Luke 18:9-14 And he told this parable to those who trusted in themselves and despised others. Two politicians … Continue reading “God, Be Merciful” … An Updated Parable for the Election Season