Day: January 26, 2020

Familiar

Nobody likes rejection.  And “family” is a word that forms the etymological base for “familiar.”  In other words, we will stay in what is “familiar” no matter how dysfunctional because being rejected for speaking the truth to power will have consequences.

Fishers of People

“That’s why authenticity is important. That’s why telling our stories is important. That’s why, in our churches, it’s so important to work through our conflicts and set aside petty ego-issues in the service of loving one another. We are the beloved community.”