“But here’s the thing: pawning off Law as Gospel isn’t a medieval thing and it’s not a Catholic thing. It’s a human thing and we do it all the time. The church does is, we do it, society does it. It’s like a disease.” - Nadia Bolz Weber
Scripture Readings: Deuteronomy 34: 1-12 Matthew 22:34-40
“We have lived our lives by the assumption that what was good for us would be good for the world. We have been wrong. We must change our lives so that it will be possible to live by the contrary assumption, that what is good for the world will be good for us. And that requires that we make the effort to know the world and learn what is good for it.” ― Wendell Berry, The Long-Legged House
Readings: Isaiah 5:1-7 Matthew 21: 33-45
The Rev. Seth Wispelwey
Interim Pastor of Rincon Congregational UCC.