Archive for June, 2012

“She did what she could do”

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

On another note, one of my mentors, Murray Haar, at the peak of craziness post-accident, told me that one of his favorite NT tales is of the woman who anointed Jesus. The disciples were upset at her lavish waste of nard. Jesus was upset at the disciples. “She did what she could do,” Jesus said [...]

Today’s SCOTUS Affordable Act decision, faith, and politics

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

John Westerhoff wrote: “Stewardship is what we do after we say we believe, that is, after we give our love, loyalty, and trust to God, from whom each and every aspect of our lives comes as a gift. As members of God’ s household, we are subject to God’ s economy or stewardship, that is, [...]