Bin Laden and Good News- Senior Sermon at VTS for the Feast of St. Mark

I don’t know about you, but for me, the announcement of Good News today is a bit jarring.  Hearing, “The beginning of the good news of Jesus ChristWhen yesterday we were with Doubting Thomas, and for the past week we have been inhabiting the other end of the Gospel narrative, the resurrection stories.  The breakContinue reading “Bin Laden and Good News- Senior Sermon at VTS for the Feast of St. Mark”

Emergent Worship Letdown: It’s Whoopi Goldberg’s Fault

It’s Whoopi Goldberg’s fault.  At least I think it’s partly her fault.  In the 1992 movie Sister Act a single scene gave a false hope to the Church.  In the movie, Whoopi plays an undercover lounge singer hiding under witness protection in a San Francisco convent.  She has a hard time fitting in until sheContinue reading “Emergent Worship Letdown: It’s Whoopi Goldberg’s Fault”