Look not unto Jesus

By Joe LaGuardia Several months after Kristina and I moved to Georgia, I was throwing trash away in our apartment complex dumpster when I spotted a painting of the Last Supper of Christ.  Unlike the Da Vinci paintings I had seen before, this one was different: all of the disciples and Jesus were people of color.Continue reading “Look not unto Jesus”

Faith in the Shadows: A Sermon on Matthew 2

Text: Matthew 2:1-18 (focus on vv. 13-18) I. I received a letter from a good friend a few days after Christmas.  He wrote it on Christmas Eve, so I was humbled and honored that he would think of me on that very special holiday night. He told me about things that were new, about his girlfriend, andContinue reading “Faith in the Shadows: A Sermon on Matthew 2”