What About Christians in Iraq?

This week marks the 10 year anniversary of the US-led invasion of Iraq and President Obama's first presidential visit to Israel and the Palestinian


"Abraham lived to the age of 175. Abraham took his last breath and died after a good long life, a content old man, and he was placed with his

Sins of Our Fathers and Mothers

This is my sermon from Sunday's jazz worship at Fourth Church. It shares some themes with my morning sermon, which I posted yesterday. Sins of Our

Tracing Change in the Holy Land

Already, on this second day of being back in Israel, I'm realizing that this trip won't just be a revisiting of a special time from my past. My

Back in the Holy Land

Today I arrived back in Israel for the first time since the summer of 1998, which marked the end of a full year of living and studying in Jerusalem at