Farsighted Faith

Monday, August 11, 2014

A sermon preached by
Rev. Ginger Gaines-Cirelli at Foundry UMC, August 10, 2014, the ninth Sunday after Pentecost.

                                                            Matthew 14:22-33                                                       

Crossing over from one place to
another—whether the move is geographical, emotional, or intellectual—is never
really a simple proposition.  Sometimes
what we imagine will be a short journey turns into something much more
challenging because we encounter obstacles that we couldn’t have expected when
we started.  I can’t tell you the number
of people who have said to me, “Wow, your commute to church has gotten a lot
easier and quicker!”  [...]