Coming to Life

COMING TO LIFE AGAIN John 11:1-45 Frederick Buechner has a wonderful description of the raising of Lazarus in his book, Peculiar Treasures: Lazarus and his two sisters lived in a town called Bethany a couple of miles outside Jerusalem and according to the Gospel of John were among the best friends Jesus had. He used … More Coming to Life

The Gift of Sight

John 9:1-41¬† Lent 4 There is a story told by Harry Emerson Fosdick in the Twelve Tests Of Character (Doran, 1923) about a young man who announced to his friend, “Mr. Jones is the most brilliant man I ever knew. He remembers every card that I held at bridge last week”. The friend replied, “Has … More The Gift of Sight