In the early years of the United States, the Fourth of July had a somber, prayerful and quiet atmosphere about it, with themes of repentance rather than our current triumphal expressions. Paul’s message of weakness as a sign of God’s power at work is so vital these days. The theme of powerlessness from Alcoholics Anonymous offers a way of understanding our own weakness and powerlessness in so many of life’s circumstances as we surrender to God’s power at work within us.

The Sixth Sunday in the Season of Pentecost   July 8, 2018
Today’s Readings: 2 Corinthians 12:2-10
Pastor proclaims the Gospel: Mark 6:1-13

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