Rise in Glory

I long for him to make his immediate presence known, particularly to those who most need him.

We are waiting

An Advent that isn’t wailing with the mothers of the dead in Newtown, Connecticut is no Advent at all.

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Lazarus Before Death

An Advent poem by Adam Kroeker.

Paul is looking to die

Paul is too deeply rooted in a Jewish view of human life to buy into a vision of eternity that has us float off to some ethereal heaven as pure spirit.