Monthly Archives: March 2013

Change and Choices You Can Believe In

  I surprised and pleased to have received the following note the other day. Dear Steve,So sorry I missed you in Bethlehem. Bibi needed some extra time and that threw my schedule off. Then the sandstorm messed up my travel … Continue reading

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Yes – You Can in Bethlehem!

  Dear President Obama, It is great you will be visiting the Church of the Nativity here in Bethlehem. What an incredible place! I love to sit near it, sip coffee and contemplate what the stone walls have witnessed over … Continue reading

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Friendship, Meals and Hope

Six days before the Passover, Jesus came to Bethany the home of Lazarus, whom he raised from the dead. There they gave a dinner for Jesus. Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those at the table with him. John … Continue reading

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A Very Complicated Relationship

‘My son,’ the father said, ‘you are always with me, and everything I have is yours. But we had to celebrate and be glad, because this brother of yours was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is … Continue reading

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Fear and Loathing in the Holy Land

Luke 13: 1-6 Then Jesus told this parable: “A man had a fig tree growing in his vineyard, and he went to look for fruit on it but did not find any. So he said to the man who took … Continue reading

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