Category Archives: Waiting

What are you waiting for?

We have to wait all the time. In lines. In traffic. For people. So what are you waiting for right now? I’m waiting for an Amazon package with supplies we need for the Christmas program. It has been delayed and … Continue reading

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Light and Hope

This morning as we each stumble, leap, fall, fly, or rise out of bed may we bring light. Light to the person whose trust was shattered, Light to the person whose heart is broken, Light to those who mourn, Light … Continue reading

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Are You Waiting?

Most of us do not like to wait. Fast food, instant messaging, and Amazon prime delivery reflect our lack of patience. We whip out our cell phones as a distraction because waiting is so hard. The audience for Matthew’s gospel … Continue reading

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The boys were playing outside on an early spring day. Brian and Peter ages 5 and 3 rode big wheels up and down the sidewalk. Dressed in jackets and boots they were having a grand time. The fun came to … Continue reading

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Waiting with Confidence

My friend Kathy was like the Energizer Bunny. She never sat still. When she wasn’t helping kids as a physical therapist, she was attending a synod committee meeting. Or she was attending Bible study, or serving the hungry or leading … Continue reading

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