Posts by Kristofer Lindh-Payne

Giving in Grace Bible Study Series 4

Luke 15:11-32 (NRSV) The Parable of the Prodigal and His Brother 11 Then Jesus[a] said, “There was a man who had two sons. 12 The younger of them said to his father, ‘Father, give me the share of the property that will belong to me.’ So he divided his property between them. 13 A few days later the […]

Giving in Grace Bible Study Series 3

The Parable of the Good Samaritan 25 Just then a lawyer stood up to test Jesus.[a] “Teacher,” he said, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” 26 He said to him, “What is written in the law? What do you read there?” 27 He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and […]

Giving in Grace Bible Study Series 2

The weekly bible study series continues this week online or in person on Sunday, November 5th from 9-9:45am in the common room (dates to follow include Nov 12th & 19th). Follow this link for a video discussion of the passage and its relevance to our lives today. The gift of God’s grace is the focus of […]

Giving in Grace: Bible Study Series 1

FIRST, WE GIVE OF OURSELVES: GIVING IN GRACE Bible Study: “We Give of Ourselves” You can watch here and respond below within the comment section. OR Read 2 Corinthians 8:1-7 In this passage of Scripture, The Apostle Paul writes of what we might call the first “world hunger” offering. In the passage from 2 Corinthians 8, […]

“Consider the Birds”

This morning’s reflection on the way out the door to school with she who is rapidly approaching age four: “Look, poppa, the birds in the air. They are singing for us. Wow.” Those moments of grace-filled witness gave way to something more, as we – she and I – flew among them and their song […]

Magazines, Scissors, and Glue…Oh My! by Kate McAllister

Kate McAllister is the Program Coordinator for Neighbor-to-Neighbor’s Eviction Prevention & Rapid Rehousing programs. She played an instrumental role in N2N’s founding seven years ago, and has been an integral part of the program’s development ever since. What an outpouring of magazines we received! Glossy piles of different colors, textures, smells, and themes that my interns and […]