Sunday Reflections

The Church of the Future

Sunday, August 15, 2021

This week I answered the Census question about religion. With the steady decline in Christian numbers, this is a time to ask about the future of Church. The stories of Jesus’ ministry and modern culture converge for me in three features that I would love to be marks of all churches as Habitats for Spirituality. They are the Ministry of...
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Faiths and World Peace

Sunday, August 08, 2021

Our reflection last Sunday on Women and Men offers a metaphor for issues about people of different faiths in partnership. The Dreamtime story of Genesis 1 reminds us that people of all cultures and faiths are made ‘in the image of God’. All share the divine potential to shape life and the world, to communicate powerfully, to shed light and...
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Women and Men in Partnership

Sunday, August 01, 2021

Women have an enormous influence on my life. Mother and her music; wife and her SJ clarity; daughter and her self-direction. OT scholars: Phyllis Trible 88, E Fiorenza 83 Cheryl Exum 75. The congregation has ‘mothers’ – Mgt Ray 1933-2017 Alex Sangster We value Hebrew dreamtime Genesis 1-3 says Women and Men are both made like God. How?We can all “create”...
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