Us the Obstinate, Mary the Willing

On this fourth Sunday of Advent, we continue to ask the question – what is God birthing with us? Reminding ourselves that sometimes we have to get over our own ability to be stubborn to make way for God’s birth within us. Isaiah 7:10-16, Matthew 1:18-25....

Pictures of Baptism

Looking at three classical pictures of Christ’s baptism, Rev. Amanda Musterman reminds us the most important picture of Christ’s baptism is the one which reminds us that Christ travels with us and will never leave. Isaiah 43:1-7, Acts 8:14-17 Luke 3:15-17,...

On Earth as it is in Heaven

Christ the King Sunday at Saint Patrick’s Episcopal Church. Rev. Amanda Musterman asks – how does the Kingdom of God come to heaven? Using words from Pope Pius XI, “Ubi Arcano Dei Consilio”, December 22, 1922. John 18:33-37, Psalm 132:1-19, and...