Connect! Sunday Reflections

Searching for Jesus

For Sunday, January 18, 2015, 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time The search for the historical Jesus continues! The Washington Post had a report last week that a great possibility exists that the site of Jesus’ actual trial has been discovered. For centuries, archeologists, curious seekers, and people of faith have been trying to validate the […]

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The Power of Baptism

For Sunday, January 11, 2015, Baptism of the Lord Baptism is powerful stuff! The act of pouring water or submerging someone in water and saying a few words, given to the early Christian community by Jesus, seems non-threatening at face value. But the implications of such an action can send ripples of disruption through the […]

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Following the Star

For Sunday, January 4, 2015, Epiphany of the Lord The stockings that were hung by the chimney with care have come down and been put away for next year. Santa Claus has come and gone. Christmas presents have been unwrapped and put away or exchanged. Jingle bells have already stopped ringing in stores as after-Christmas […]

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