One could describe the Way of Jesus as being a path that is traveled on in the margins—a path that exists between the values of the world and the Kingdom values that Jesus invited us to live out.
It reflects a faith that is less focused on ‘why me? Why this suffering in my life?’ and more ‘I am with you.’ And ‘nothing can separate you from my love…’
Holiness, according to Mark’s Gospel, is clearly about “transformative engagement.”
The community of faith begins with belonging, not shared belief.
Today we used historical pictures to reflect on our own commitment to justice today. Thanks to author, Mark Speltz, and his new book on civil rights activism outside the South.