The Homilies of St. AsinusReflections of a Recycled Saint
“You foolish ass, what you sow does not come to life unless it dies.“
— St. Paul
LIVING HOPE | WHAT GOOD IS HEAVEN WHEN MY LIFE STINKS NOW?
What good is the promise of Jesus’ return to me now? Do the future promises of heaven make any difference to the chaos I live in now? Why do the biblical writers focus so much on the someday? What did they know that we don’t?
FEATURED | Current Series
When leaders and communities get divorced
A series of short reflections on the experience of pastors, missionaries, staff, and their ministries when they have to part ways. While it speaks to any kind of separation, the series focuses on those times when the individual must leave because of their own bad choices…whatever those may have been. Admonition, comfort, and, most of all, perspective from one who’s been there.
Who is St. Asinus?
An Introductory Homily
What are the Homilies? Who is St. Asinus?
I Am Onesimus!
Returning to the place of your greatest shame
A hopeful reflection for perpetrators, malefactors, and ne’er-do-wells.
St. Asinus Tells His Sordid Tale
By His Wounds, We are Healed
The first sermon preached upon returning to the church I blew up. A story of reconciliation, redemption, and hope for people with self-inflicted wounds.