Please, please, please! Do not give into fear of the immigrant. Allow the love of the Divine to enter you. May love overcome fera. AdvertisementsRead more "Do not Give In to Fear"
Both the first and second readings today are also used on Good Friday, a stark reminder of Jesus’s way. As we contemplate the first reading we think about the Amish children who were killed and the reaction of the Amish community. One of love and forgiveness. This was repeated this past June when the people […]Read more "Homily 29th Sunday"
Hello! Join us today at 4:30 PM for liturgy. St Mark Lutheran Church 100 Harter Road Morristown, NJ 07960Read more "Join us Today at 4:30 pm"
This week I heard a song The Joker, by The Steve Miller Band. The lyrics to the refrain are; ‘Cause I’m a picker, I’m a grinner I’m a lover, and I’m a sinner I play my music in the sun I’m a joker, I’m a smoker I’m a midnight toker I sure don’t want to […]Read more "Homily 28th Sunday B – Lose Yourself"
As I reflected on the readings, two themes developed for our consideration today. The first is that the rich who take advantage of the poor need to be called to task and held accountable. And the second, is that the Divine is in everyone. There is a story told of a table spread with one […]Read more "Homily 26th Sunday B: Woe to the Rich!"
Hello! We are celebrating 10 years as a Faith Community. Our Foundress, Mary Ann Schoettly, RCWP, formed this community from several small groups she led. We are an inclusive community that seeks to emphasize the giftedness of each person. All are welcome! The divorced, the remarried, members of the LGBTQA community, and those who wander […]Read more "Celebrating 10 years as a Community!"
It is not always easy to be a follower of Jesus. I am not referring to the fact the many followers of Jesus around the world are persecuted and lose their lives. That is separate and distinct from what I am stating here today. There are some Christians who think that being a follower of […]Read more "A Follower of Jesus: Homily 24th Sunday"