Keep awake. The great hope in those words is that God is not finished—not with you, not with our community, not with the creation. Keep awake for all that God yet promises to do….
A gathering of recent sermons from St. Christopher's. Take a moment to be centered, to be renewed, to be challenged, to be sent....
Because here’s the crazy thing about humility. The people who know the most about it probably never talk about humility. They probably don’t think about it, either. They’re too busy thinking and talking about things outside themselves; they’re too busy being humble.
We’re used to thinking of gratitude as something to do after our problem is solved, but the story of the ten lepers complicates that notion. In the story, gratitude is as much a part of the healing as the curing of the disease….
If you ask me, I think that’s a pretty good statement of what the church ought to be about: we’re to be a sign—big enough that anyone can read it—that God isn’t finished with this world….