Monthly Archives: February 2015

Unbelievable!

A Reflection by Donald R. Elly, M. Div. Unbelievable!  That’s the word I would use to describe my initial reaction the these teachings of Jesus about the meaning of being the Messiah, and following him by picking up my cross and losing my life.  I … Continue reading

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“Not Again!”

A Reflection by Donald R. Elly, M. Div. As I read these familiar verses from the Gospel of Mark that provide the context for reflection as we begin the Lenten Journey with Jesus I was reminded of the complaint I … Continue reading

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Listen Up (If You want to be successful)

A Reflection by Donald R. Elly, M. Div. This was the headline of a recent column in the Daily Paper by Harvey Mackay, well known business consultant and author. (1) He tells a story that demonstrates what every married couple … Continue reading

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Healed!

A Reflection by Donald R. Elly, M. Div. Jesus is very clear throughout Mark’s Gospel that his call by God, his Father and ours, is to proclaim the presence of God—the reign of God is here. It This is done … Continue reading

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