Walter Brueggemann

Still waiting for the true KingStill waiting for the true King

Still waiting for the true King

What are we to make of the raw honesty of this biblical historian?

The best of friendsThe best of friends

The best of friends

Then Jonathan made a covenant with David, because he loved him as his own soul.

God’s deliveranceGod’s deliverance

God’s deliverance

Saul trusts only his sword and his armor. And that is not enough.

The new covenantThe new covenant

The new covenant

The bible has multiple voices, which engage each other in a long and ongoing conversation

The Ten CommandmentsThe Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments

You are God’s people, and this is what it is going to look like.

Learning you are not alone

Life belongs to the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and now Jacob.

The akedah

Overly neat resolutions will avail us little

No future

This psalmist gives us cathartic words

Psalms for Lent

The psalms are born of lives lived and of a willingness to speak the truth

Remembrance sermon

Remember, that hopeful song sung by Isaiah—swords into ploughshares, spears into pruning hooks

Waking Up

Wake up. Tell the truth about what is going on all around you.