Rev. Juanita Austin
Based on Luke 12:49-56 (read from the Message)
When I read the gospel for today, where Jesus clearly says he’s come to bring fire and turmoil, not peace, I said to myself, ‘Ah yes, this is why I take holidays in August – so I don’t’ have to deal with these scripture readings!’ But… here it is dear ones and here we are, so let’s look at it together.
If Jesus were a performer at the Roots and Blues festival this weekend, we would quietly and politely dissipate and find a more upbeat performer. Hey we’re here to be entertained, not hear gloom and doom – who wants to hear that Jesus Continue reading →