Tuck’s Blog

On Loving Neighbors

Our twenty-sixth annual Super Bowl party is in the books… and it was a game for the books!  People rooting for the Falcons (which seemed to be about everyone except me) enjoyed the whole game except for the ending!  Thanks for all who turned out to make our special gathering… special. An extra helping of “thank you”…

You’re Gonna Make It After All

“You’re gonna make it after all.” I’m beginning to wonder how long I’m going to make it before I get that song out of my head! It’s been a week since Mary Tyler Moore died, and the chorus from her TV show is staying on virtual repeat in my head! I was just starting high…

Tough Crowd

In today’s reading in Matthew 16, the Pharisees and Sadducees come charging up to Jesus and demand a “sign from heaven.”  Talk about a crowd!  Jesus had just finished feeding four thousand men (not counting the women and children) with what amounted with a sack lunch of seven biscuits and a few fish.  Everyone present…

On Feeding Yourself

If you’ve been keeping up with our chapter-by-chapter daily New Testament readings this week, maybe you’ve noticed a change between Jesus and the apostles over the last several days.  Maybe the change is directed as much at you and me as it was at Peter, James, John and the rest. Wednesday was the familiar “Parable of…