The Profundity of Holy Thursday

The explosive joy of Easter is nearly upon us! Soon, we will be celebrating our Lord's triumph over death and giving thanks for the gifts of our own redemption and resurrection. But before we rush head long into the glory of the Resurrection, I want to slow our pace and take a moment to delve …

Meditation on the Jordan

The lip of the river was carpeted in a bed of tender moss, enveloped in sharp edged bulrush and the stiff stalks of sea wheat. It was in this narrow pocket that I sat, watching the sunlight dance on the algae green waters of the Jordan River as it changed from early morning gray to …