Sermon for Pentecost 22, Proper 24C, preached on Sunday, October 20, 2013.. . . Read All
Of all the temptations prone to us as Christians, losing heart of the struggle, losing sight of the goal, losing focus on the purpose of your life in Christ, this is our greatest struggle. Sure there are always those who get mad at the Pastor or the Church or the people or God and pack up their toys and go home, refusing to play anymore. Underneath many of those folks, however, is a person who has simply lost his or her way in faith and uses the excuse to avoid facing up to it.
We might think that losing heart, losing sight, losing focus are all