Of Mad Kings and Holy Refugees: An Advent Meditation

“When he came down

            He came down to Israel.

When there were problems

            He came down to Africa. Continue reading “Of Mad Kings and Holy Refugees: An Advent Meditation”

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Some Thoughts Concerning the Lame Beggar from Acts 3 (Part 1)

As the story goes, Peter and John, being good Jews, went up to the temple one day for afternoon prayers (you must remember that, at this point, Christianity did not exist, so the Jesus followers still considered themselves observant Jews). Continue reading “Some Thoughts Concerning the Lame Beggar from Acts 3 (Part 1)”