Monthly Archives: September 2019

An Invitation to Engagement

‘Whoever comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes even life itself, cannot be my disciple’.  (Luke 14: 25 NRSV)

That is undoubtedly a challenging reading and when I have discussed this in study groups there is usually someone who says, ‘I hate this reading.’  An understandable reaction when so much of our church life is happy family focussed. Continue reading An Invitation to Engagement