The Common Good

Results for bread of life

The Everyday Famine
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 1:09pm | Type: Blog

You won’t hear about it in the news because it isn’t news. It’s just what’s normal here. You won’t hear about it in the news because it isn’t news. It’s just what’s normal here ...

'This Teaching is HARD. Who Can Accept It?': A Sermon on Eucharist
Originally Posted: 08/28/2012 - 4:58pm | Type: Blog

Every three years, the assigned readings during the summer include five weeks of working our way through the Gopel of John, chapter 6, and what is called the "Bread of Life Discourse." And let’s just ...

Sermon on Eternal Life and Living Like Liberace With Your Mom and Her Friends Forever
Originally Posted: 08/16/2012 - 1:47pm | Type: Blog

I was taught that being a Christian was all about where you will spend eternity after you die – kind of like purchasing a life-insurance plan for the hereafter. Jesus said to t ...

Feeding the Hungry: Remembering Norman Borlaug
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

My church started a community garden this summer. Our tomatoes, beans, and greens now grace the shelves of our food bank. My church started a community garden this summer. Our tom ...