Let’s not become complacent, Secure Justice for the oppressed!

The eyes of justice moves from actions of the unjust and plotting against the poor that we saw last week, to the injustice of complacency when the plight of the poor and suffering is overlooked and ignored. You see it isn’t only the evil injustice that is planned and executed to steal from the poor … Continue reading Let’s not become complacent, Secure Justice for the oppressed!

Let’s Be Counter Cultural, Stand with those on the Peripheries!

We pause to take a moment to remember and reflect on two great African Saints this week, Saints Monica and her son Augustine. These two saints of the early church even today guide us to be a church that is lovingly patient and lovingly drawing us deeper into the love of Christ where our hearts … Continue reading Let’s Be Counter Cultural, Stand with those on the Peripheries!

Enter Through the Narrow Gate! God has come to Welcome the Nations!

At first glance of the scriptures this week from Luke 13, one would find the question of someone who encountered Jesus along His way to Jerusalem challenging to answer. Namely that is "Who will be saved?" Initially I thought of all the different responses, from a small group of faithful, to those 144,000 to everyone … Continue reading Enter Through the Narrow Gate! God has come to Welcome the Nations!

Proclaim the Truth of the Gospel/Set the World On Fire with Christ’s Love!

The Message this week is one that a true proclaimer and preacher of the Gospel finds challenging. So often when we preach or listen to a sermon, we are hoping to feel good about what is proclaimed to us. Preacher and parishioner alike want to have a nice message. This is not one of those … Continue reading Proclaim the Truth of the Gospel/Set the World On Fire with Christ’s Love!