Tag Archives: Giving

Refrigerators and saints

Our congregation council had to approve $1,000 to fix the refrigerator in the church kitchen last Thursday night. It is one of those necessary expenses to keeping a congregation running. It is linked to the ministry of hospitality – whether … Continue reading

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The widow’s life

Jesus has come to Jerusalem, into the viper’s den, and challenged the ruling elite. And, at this consummate point in Mark’s Gospel, when Jesus’ public ministry is over and everything moves towards the cross, we have this text about the religious leaders who take life and the widow who gives her life. Continue reading

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