These are primarily devotions written as Daily Devotions from Fourth Presbyterian Church.

Ears to Hear and Eyes to See

Scripture Reading: Luke 8:1-15 Reflection If the gospel has the power to transform lives and change the world, ideally it would be easy to

The Good News I Have Preached

This is my final Fourth Church Daily Devotion, published today. Scripture Reading---Mark 1:14-15 After John was arrested, Jesus came into Galilee

The Gospel is Political

Scripture Reading: Mark 11:1-11        Reflection Along with John Dominic Crossan, the late Marcus Borg pointed out the unmistakably political


Scripture Reading: Mark 1:40-45 Reflection Choices. It is interesting that the leper frames his request to Jesus for healing with "If you

On Loving Our Enemies

Scripture Reading: Matthew 5:43-48 Reflection The first time I traveled to Cuba was about six weeks after September 11, 2001. The events of that

Go Big or Go Home?

As a way to introduce our congregation to the new Glory to God Presbyterian hymnal, the Daily Devotions at Fourth Presbyterian Church are currently