When we serve those are hurting or broken or hurting, we don’t do it to show off how wonderful we are. Rather, we reveal to depth to which we too are in need of healing.
The blessing of G-d has nothing to do with how little or how much you have. You are blessed by association, blessed by proximity to a G-d who chooses to be known among us, to call us into a family, that through us the world around us might be drawn into a close-encounter of the G-d kind.
[Sermon delivered on Sunday, December 20, 2015 (Advent IV) at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church - Kansas City, MO by the Rev'd. Fr. Marcus G. Halley] And Mary said, "My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked with favor on the lowliness of his servant. Surely, from … Continue reading Sermon: When the Women Sing