How do I decide whether or not to get a COVID vaccination when it’s available?

Let me preface this by saying to all readers, this is an intensely personal decision for each person to make. It is also a topic that seems really controversial in my region of the United States. I have been thinking deeply about this and have struggled. How do I decide about getting a COVID vaccination? … Continue reading How do I decide whether or not to get a COVID vaccination when it’s available?

One more thought on the 2016 Presidential Election

When pastors apply the Bible to politics people get angry. This presidential election season is particularly charged because "evangelicals" (is that even a word any more) are passionate about one candidate or another in a scenario where neither candidate is ideal. Not only is the nation divided but in this season, the church is on … Continue reading One more thought on the 2016 Presidential Election

4 Questions You Should Ask – The Road to Jaffa

Every year, for the last 10 years, I have made a walk that has become a rhythm in my life. It is a marker of sorts. One of the great blessings of my life is to lead people to experience the Bible in context. We hike the land of Israel from South to North and … Continue reading 4 Questions You Should Ask – The Road to Jaffa