Jesus was Big

One Christmas I was looking into the manger at that tiny little ceramic figure portraying Jesus. That’s how some people see him. Just a little harmless figure. It makes me think of my favorite story of Christ’s birth, which can be found in John. John, unlike Matthew and Luke, John does not have a nativity story….

Imagining Our Smallness

One Tuesday morning while I was driving up to the church, I asked the Lord to bring someone into my world so that I could share my faith. I went through the day without much thought about that prayer. No opportunities seemed to surface. That evening, a stranger walked into my back yard. He and…