Kittitas, WA

Recent teachings

Alive

In many circles today, if you want to be taken seriously, if you want to be considered sophisticated, you cannot believe in the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ. But any perusal of the first witnesses on that first Sunday will tell you they were anything but gullible. Doubting Thomas demanded physical evidence and Jesus graciously…

The Hidden Conversion: Hospitality and the Image of God – The Spirit of Hospitality

When Jesus converted the water into wine at a wedding in Cana, two conversions took place (John 2:1-11). The first conversion, water miraculously changing into wine, captures readers’ attention and draws the most ink. But there is another important detail of the story, which few see, and yet it maintains a critical place in the…

The Hidden Conversion: Hospitality and the Image of God – The Stranger Among Us

When Jesus converted the water into wine at a wedding in Cana, two conversions took place (John 2:1-11). The first conversion, water miraculously changing into wine, captures readers’ attention and draws the most ink. But there is another important detail of the story, which few see, and yet it maintains a critical place in the…

The Hidden Conversion: Hospitality and the Image of God – The Guest List

When Jesus converted the water into wine at a wedding in Cana, two conversions took place (John 2:1-11). The first conversion, water miraculously changing into wine, captures readers’ attention and draws the most ink. But there is another important detail of the story, which few see, and yet it maintains a critical place in the…

The Hidden Conversion: Divine Hospitality and the Image of God – The First Welcome

When Jesus converted the water into wine at a wedding in Cana, two conversions took place (John 2:1-11). The first conversion, water miraculously changing into wine, captures readers’ attention and draws the most ink. But there is another important detail of the story, which few see, and yet it maintains a critical place in the…