Black Lives Matter to God

https://youtu.be/zZdAxGf5MeE Holy Communion UCity · The Rev. Mike Angell: Black Lives Matter To God St. John's and Anger Twice over the past week my phone has been inundated with texts and tweets and Facebook messages. On Sunday folks were asking, "Do you know St. John's is on Fire?" On Monday the question came, "Have you … Continue reading Black Lives Matter to God

The Fire Next Time

https://youtu.be/hFC5-Wf0mYE Holy Communion UCity · The Rev. Mike Angell- The Fire Next Time In 1962, James Baldwin penned a letter to his nephew. Anticipating the 100th anniversary of the emancipation proclamation, Baldwin was considering the state of black life in America and giving advice to the young man especially around how to interact with white … Continue reading The Fire Next Time

Chaos or Community?

https://soundcloud.com/holy-communion-ucity/chaos-or-community In ancient times waters stood for chaos. In the first chapter of Genesis the Spirit of God hovers over the waters. God brings life out of darkness, out of the waters, out of chaos. God parts waters. And God brings life and freedom out of human chaos as well. Scholars tell us Exodus is … Continue reading Chaos or Community?