The Benefits of Mud

Sunday, August 17, 2014

The Benefits
of Mud

A homily preached by
Rev. Ginger Gaines-Cirelli at Foundry UMC on August 17, 2014.

                                                            Text:  John 9:1-41 

 When I was in college, I spent a
semester abroad in London and traveled most every weekend.  On one long weekend, I went to Ireland and
took the train to the west coast of the island to a little village called
Spiddal where all the signs are still in Gaelic and folks speak that language
as much as they speak English.  I set
myself up in a B&B just outside town and figured I’d walk the mile or so
back into town for suppe [...]