κοινωνία – the invitational heart of the gospel – “Come”

God’s arms open wide; the Creator’s generous heart receptive to everyone who walks through the doors; the faith community speaking God’s “Yes” with a distinct clarity into a world where affirmation is sometimes scarce; the invitation of Jesus in all its simplicity and power: come, everyone who is carrying any kind of a burden.

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God’s huge capacity to love – listening to a teenager pray…

Feature image (above): “Passing the peace at WFPC” But if we confess our sins, [God] is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and cleanse us from everything we’ve done wrong. – 1 John 1:9 This morning, with the echoes of hate and confusion still ringing in our ears, I’d like to encourage all my sisters and brothers to pray. To pray, not so … Continue reading God’s huge capacity to love – listening to a teenager pray…

it’s growing season in Wake Forest

The eyes of all look to you,     and you give them their food in due season. You open your hand,     satisfying the desire of every living thing. The Lord is just in all his ways,     and kind in all his doings. The Lord is near to all who call on him,     to all who call on him in truth. – Psalm 145:15-18 Most of you are aware that I … Continue reading it’s growing season in Wake Forest