Grasping and Kenosis Sermon from August 25

         Take out your bulletins, and if you have a pen or a pencil, there may be some in your pews, I want you to find a particular word in the reading from Paul’s letter to the Philippians.  It is about halfway through our reading, just after the page turn.  The word you are looking for … Continue reading Grasping and Kenosis Sermon from August 25

Low Anxiety Evangelism

Reading my own words in the last post made me nervous.  Evangelism scares me.  The very word still makes my spine sort of wiggle against the back of my chair.  I know this is specific to my odd liberal culture.  On NPR, in the New Yorker, and in most of the Episcopal Church “evangelism” is … Continue reading Low Anxiety Evangelism