Category Archive: Jesus Christ

Being Good News People

When I was pastoring a Presbyterian church in Los Angeles some years ago I came across a lady called Alice. Alice was a woman in her fifties who had had enough bad news.… Continue reading

The Meaning of Life

There was once a great psychologist by the name of Carl Jung. In an interview shortly before he died, he was reflecting upon the thousands of people who had come to him for… Continue reading

Dealing With Stress Like Jesus Did

Stress is a major issue in our times. It is a measure of our adaptability. Stress demands that we cope with what has arisen. It is seen in the business man running late… Continue reading

Are You Being Served?

Elizabeth Taylor was interviewed a while back on the program Good Morning America. In the interview she told of her 6 week stay at a rehabilitation clinic where she had been able to… Continue reading

Send for the Greeks

The last time I had anything to do with Greeks was at the movies. Our youth camp at West Beach went to see My Big Fat Greek Wedding, and I know a number… Continue reading

A Community of Love

What is so special about the Church? What makes it unique, different and special? What makes it more than a religious club, where we just gather together with a common interest in religion?… Continue reading

Are you ready for the coming King?

It is no wonder Pilate was puzzled. The man standing before him had been accused of being a king. But what kind of king? He wasn’t like any king he had ever seen.… Continue reading

The Tree of Life

Romans 5: 1-5 is for some like going into a Haighs Chocolate Shop. You don’t know where to start. For some, without getting  gender specific, it will be like going to a new… Continue reading

Peace in the Age of Anxiety

There was a survey taken back in the 1940s which asked people to rate what they thought were the top seven problems of society. The results were: People talking too much (a criticism… Continue reading

Who Stole Jesus?

A minister from Chicago sent an email through during the week saying, “Jesus Kidnapped!” The infant was abducted from the city’s nativity and from the reaction it sounded like Christmas would be cancelled.… Continue reading