Listen, I’m not saying I once elevated a communion wafer with a robot arm. That would have been Inappropriate. People would be rightly concerned that such irreverence would cause Jesus to jump out of that wafer as fast as he jumped in.
Saint Andrew shows us we do have gifts to offer within ourselves and others, however big or small, and we can bring them forward to help feed, heal and bless those around us. And like Andrew, we can hold tight to our faith that no matter what we offer, our offerings are enough for God to work with and make miracles happen in this broken world.
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I should’ve been prepared for my own child to tell me he was experiencing doubt. But I wasn’t.
This Holy Week, God will be at work in us in ways we cannot yet ask or imagine.
In Saul I recognize the passionate energy of my own boys and many other children I’ve worked with over the years.
Jesus builds his church on the confession of a man with a sketchy record when it comes to firm faith.
Talking with unchurched grandchildren about matters of faith involves a dance whose steps I’m still learning.