Brennan Hurley (North Carolina, USA)
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Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. - Ephesians 1:2 (NRSV)
Unfortunately, the week before Easter I had a disagreement with a parishioner, whom I’ll call Steve. When he showed up to worship the next week, I found myself standing in the pulpit at the beginning of worship with my mind flooded with worry about him and about our church, rather...
When I disagree with someone, I will first reach out in Christian love.
Someone I disagree with
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I could not have found The Upper Room Moments of Prayer (on Facebook Live) sooner. For it is during these moments of centering spiritual practices, meditating on the words of scripture, praying with and for the world, that I find moments of transcendence, hear whispers of peace and hope, see glimpses of truth and justice, behold visions of love and beauty amid all the stark realities that are around me.”