Your Potrait with God: Praying with Visuals and the Power of Daydreams

If I were to paint a portrait of your relationship with God, what would it look like?  How would you and God be positioned?  How shall I paint your hands and arms?  How shall I paint your postures?  Is there distance between the figures?  Is there a certain intimacy?  What colors would I use?  WarmContinue reading “Your Potrait with God: Praying with Visuals and the Power of Daydreams”

The Liberation message of Leviticus, and other thoughts on God’s Law

This month, I decided to preach the lectionary texts in church.  I don’t use the lectionary often, but when I do, God always uses those seemingly random scripture lessons in amazing ways. Until I saw the text for February 20th.  On Leviticus. You know Leviticus, right?  It’s the third book of the Torah and itContinue reading “The Liberation message of Leviticus, and other thoughts on God’s Law”