A sermon from The Rev. Linda Griggs: 2 Kings 2: 1-2, 6-14 and Luke 9:51-62 From Midrash to Gospel: “No one who puts a hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the Kingdom of God.” We have been hearing in recent weeks about the way the imagination helps us to construct a picture … More Filling in the Gaps
There is a pre-modern view of religion as something existing outside time and place. According to this view religion, like the US Constitution originates in a timelessness free of the taint of culture and history. All human experience is formed within the context of culture. Even prophets and Founding Fathers are products of their culture. … More The Sound of Sheer Silence
Reflection on an early memory I remember as a child, long before I could read, gazing at the pictures in an illustrated Bible that I think probably belonged to my grandparents. This is the first book I can remember. I used to carry it around with me and long before I could read the words … More Jezebel!
A sermon from the Rev, Linda Mackie Griggs. A user-friendly warning, because of a recording error the audio on this sermon includes the whole of the Eucharist service.Due to an error in recording, there is no accompanying audio for this sermon. …Jesus gave him to his mother. These six words describe a simple … More Two Men, One God – Semon for Pentcost 3