Monthly Archives: September 2014

Tell Me Your Qualifications?

A Reflection by Donald R. Elly, M. Div. “By what authority are you doing what you do?” This question is a direct challenge to Jesus’ authority as a teacher, healer and proclaimer of God’s Heavenly Reign. In other Gospels, the … Continue reading

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Take What Belongs to You…

A Reflection by Donald R. Elly, M. Div. Jesus’ story of the owner going out numerous times to hire workers is a story of labor relations and makes a powerful point about “Kingdom of Heaven” economics. It contrasts with the … Continue reading

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When There is No Forgiveness!

A Reflection by Donald R. Elly, M. Div. Matthew records Jesus describing through a parable what happens to us as human beings when there is a disconnect between the forgiveness God offers us to repair the ruptures in divine and … Continue reading

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