But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light; who once were not a people but are now the people of God, who had not obtained mercy but now have obtained mercy. 1 Peter 2:9-10 Good Tuesday…
Exactly because it is not easy right now we absolutely must go above and beyond to listen respectfully, to dialogue deliberately, and to embrace diversity.
If reading this post is your first clear invitation to take a few steps on a new journey with Jesus, then please take a moment to pray with me:
So we stood out on the deck for a few minutes, watching the birds fly in and out from the feeder, taking a deep breath of the beauty around us, taking a deep breath of each other.
a beautiful day of worship and witness with the Presbytery of New Hope
we have been called since the moment of our creation to live in community and to work things out together
So there’s nothing like combining a beautiful fall day, tons of sunshine, golf with good friends, and raising money for PDA (Presbyterian Disaster Relief). The course at the Henderson Country Club golf was hilly, well cared for, and loads of fun. I played with George Dudley and his son Howard (who can hit it a…
"Because they were so obviously all good people - which is the truth of it when we scratch the surface of pretty-much anyone at any time in any place..."
This is what living in community is supposed to be. The simple celebration of life together. Enjoying what we have in common.
This is good stuff! This is what I'm talking about when I say life is rich, and good, and a gift I'm constantly grateful for.