Hard Sayings of Jesus: Blessing or Naming? – Robert Saler reflects on Luke 12:49-56 Care for Creation Commentary on the Common Lectionary Readings for August 14-20, Series C (2013, 2016, 2019, 2022)  Isaiah 5:1-7 Psalm 80:1-2, 8-19 Hebrews 11:29-12:2 Luke 12:49-56 In a Christian Century blog in which I discussed this Sunday’sRead More →

Womanist Kwame Pitts is Pastor of Crossroads Lutheran Church and WNY-LuMin Network, an STM Candidate at Chicago Theological Seminary. Read: “Reclaiming Blackness: the Treasures of Blackness” her entry in AllCreation.org  Listen to her podcast: Opposite Ends: Two Pastors in Unlikely Spaces Fighting for Justice. “Being involved with LRC renews my commitment to the caringRead More →