Last fall I had the chance to hear Rev. Tracy Blackman preach on what it means to be liberative church, a congregation grounded in the God of Scripture, who is pro-justice and whose agenda is the pursuit of right relations … Continue reading January 31, 2019Continue reading →
Misinformation about the Holy Spirit abounds. The result is some toxic theology and a noticeable lack of justice.
John describes baptism with the elemental symbols of water, wind and fire, evoking the importance of cleansing, receiving the breath of God and ongoing transformation. May these symbols continue to shape our identities as followers of God.
With the magi we follow stars because they give us life, provide us with light and teach us essential lessons.