Last Sunday I had the joy of preaching at Trinity Tarriffville in Connecticut. The readings for the day were the Story of Samaritan Woman at the well and Paul’s letter to the Romans talking about the gift of reconciliation.
I shared how during my time in Kenya I had experienced my role as a missionary, not as the fixer or healer, rather as one who proclaims the good news of reconciliation and invites others to join me in responding to this good news by working together for justice. I shared my hope that the wider church would join with me in rethinking our role as followers of Christ and, just like the Samaritan woman, would begin to express a new incarnation of church. One marked by spirit and truth. Listen more below.