I remember hearing Dr. King’s “I have a dream” speech as a little kid. I remember well, it was the early days of CD-ROM software for the computer, and our school had received a donation of an early digital encyclopedia. The article about Dr. King included a recording. Not the whole speech, not the controversialContinue reading “The Challenging Sainthood of Dr. King”
Martin Luther King knew that his unfinished business was God’s unfinished business, and he could count on the people of God to keep leading the way.
Where do we begin? I find myself focused this morning on beginnings. “In the beginning,” the first words of the Bible. Really, the first word. “Berishit” in Hebrew, just one word. “In the beginning.” Mark’s Gospel also centers on a beginning. Mark, as usual, wastes no time. John announces “one is coming after me,” andContinue reading “Where do we begin? A sermon for the First Sunday after the Epiphany”