Tag : Matthew 15:21-28

Written on Jan, 29, 2017 by in | Leave a comment

We have been called by God to imitate the example of the Canaanite woman. Whatever else we do in the service of the Gospel begins here, in our fidelity to the example this unnamed woman offers us this morning. We are called, like her, to contribute “not a little” to the healing of others.

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Written on Feb, 14, 2016 by in | 1 Comment.

For the world, human failure is a cause of shame and the excuse to degrade and exploit another human being. In a fallen world, any weakness—real or imagined—becomes an occasion for humiliation and to assert control over a person made in the image of God. For the world, weakness—real or imagined, moral or intellectual, physical or social—breeds fear and dread.

It is not this way with God.

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