I’m not done with you yet. Come see my garden. It’s full of life.
We’re not doing this to be funny. We need you to trust us right now.
God’s story, our story, isn’t a nice G-rated morality tale. It’s a life and a relationship. And that means that there is always more.
Payne's table resonates because it's the sociological equivalent of cold reading.
Being a Christian is like joining the Peace Corps. It gives so much. And it asks a lot: all of our hearts and all of our souls and all of our might.
We are called to be reckless in our welcome. We are called to be extravagant in our celebration. We are called to be warm in our embrace.
Christ lives in the world, in every pleading face and outstretched hand, asking us to believe that there is enough and more than enough.