Opening Prayer July 3, 2016
This will be posted early next week.
Forgiveness is the gift of mercy. Another writer, the mother of a murdered daughter, has said it is “giving up all hope for a better past.”
Can we see possibility to ‘touch our own truth’ when life surprises or up-ends our world? Sarah in the Old Testament did.
What fascinates me most about today’s Scripture story is that it is all about the faith of a person who was neither a good Jew or a good Christian. He might not have been a religious person at all. Nevertheless Jesus commends his faith.