This afternoon I returned from a refreshing two days in the woods a little south west of Raleigh, where I had the privilege of helping to lead a retreat for some Presbyterian ministers. I plan to write a more detailed blog tomorrow, but I wanted to post this short reflection … Continue Reading to teach is to learn (pastors’ retreat)
The covenant of baptism I witnessed – participated in – Sunday morning says to the world, quite clearly, that we not only need the saving grace of Jesus, we need one another.
After taking the bread and giving thanks, [Jesus] broke it and gave it to them, saying, “This is my body, which is given for you. Do this in remembrance of me.” In the same way, he took the cup after the meal and said, “This cup is the new covenant by … Continue Reading communion, rice pudding, and a pot of tea