February 25th – Steve Jungkeit – with audio

Text: Luke 10: 25-37 Slanted and Enchanted II: The Parable of the Good Samaritan             “Tell all the truth, but tell it slant,” is how Emily Dickinson begins one of her poems, a line that was shared with me after the sermon last Sunday.  It’s a fitting way to...

February 18th – Steve Jungkeit – with audio

  Texts: Matthew 13: 34-35; Luke 8: 4-15 Slanted and Enchanted: The Parable of the Sower When I was in sixth grade, I got baptized on a Sunday evening, and afterwards my grandparents gave me a Bible – this Bible.  It was one of those red letter editions of the...

February 4th – Steve Jungkeit – with audio

Texts: Luke 2: 25-38; Philippians 1: 3-11 Integrity Blues             I began reading George Eliot’s classic novel Middlemarch this week.  It’s set in an English village that’s undergoing convulsions as a result of the industrial revolution, and it tracks the...