His Name is Peter 7 – Life Outside the Boat

“Lord, if it’s you,” Peter replied, “tell me to come to you on the water.”  “Come,” he said. Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus. But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, “Lord, save me! Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught … Continue reading His Name is Peter 7 – Life Outside the Boat

Pastor 5 – Scripture & Modernity

More highlights from my reading of Willimon's book on pastoral ministry: "Reading Scripture in the context of modernity has proved to be particularly challenging for us pastors.  The Bible is old; the newest parts of it were written about nineteen hundred years ago. Because modernity believes in the notion of progress, it tends to be … Continue reading Pastor 5 – Scripture & Modernity