Tag: Unity

In God we are one

May 24, 2020 Easter 7 John 17:1-11 As I have pondered this gospel lesson for the past week, the one concept that keeps floating to the top is around unity. This is a prayer that we are hearing from Jesus in the 17th chapter… Continue Reading “In God we are one”

“one, holy, catholic, and apostolic church”

June 2, 2019 John 17:20-26 This past Thursday, I had the opportunity to take Emali to Central Michigan University for orientation. After all the visits to different schools over the last couple of years, you would think that I had been ready for this… Continue Reading ““one, holy, catholic, and apostolic church””

Unity in Christ

May 28, 2017 John 17:1-11 I am going to let you in on a little secret! I get a little uncomfortable when people do not get along with one another. At times, I can just walk away from the situation and perhaps pray for… Continue Reading “Unity in Christ”

The World Has Not Come to an End

Though it may seem like it. What a bitter election season we have just experienced. I sat down last night to watch the returns with a pit in my stomach that must have been anticipating the outcome that I would wake up to this… Continue Reading “The World Has Not Come to an End”

Prayer for Christian Unity

Luke 4:14-21 Grace and Peace to you from God our Father, and our Lord, Jesus Christ. I have to admit that it is a little strange to return to a place where you sensed God calling you into ministry. In a way it is… Continue Reading “Prayer for Christian Unity”