Br. David VryhofNumbers 21:4-9  /  Psalm 107  / Ephesians 2:1-10  / John 3:14-21

It seems to me that there is a common theme in the lessons appointed for today, and that this theme captures the essence of what it is that Christians believe about God and about humanity.

What shall we say about the human condition?  What can we say about God, and about God’s activity in our lives and in the world?  What is at the heart of the Christian message, the “good news” we have to offer to others?  Wherein lies our hope?  Today’s lessons offer us rich insight into these questions.

If we were to summarize the common theme in today’s readings, we might say it is the movement from death to lifeThis is the work of God in our lives and in our world: Read More