The Hope of Easter

Easter is this Sunday, the highlight of the church year.  In preparing this week I've done some reading on the resurrection of Jesus.  I found this passage from N.T. Wright's book on the resurrection, Surprised by Hope, encouraging.  In it Wright works out one of the implications of Easter for today - namely, that it …

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The Gift of Anger

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t have a problem with anger.  There are those who are obvious about it (because they can’t control their temper and so are blowing up all the time) and there are those who aren’t.  The folks in the latter class internalize their anger but it’s still there.  They toss and …

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