Sermons on Mercy

Sacred Wounds

There are bad people in this world: people who are insensitive to others’ pain, who focus more on themselves than the people around them, who push you away just as you were needing them to tell you everything’s going to be alright. We wish they didn’t exist, but, unfortunately, they do. And we react to […]

Mercy We

“Mercy We” Matthew 5:7 (NRSV) “Blessed are the merciful, for they will receive mercy.”   We all need Mercy. While serving downtown, I was part of a small group of men who meet weekly at lunchtime at a local restaurant. During the middle of one of our gatherings, one of our members realized the time […]