Marilyn SpencerI don't know what sort of a resolution can grow faith. I can study; I can pray; I can be mindful about going out of my way to help others; I can hope for a nudge from the holy spirit. Will any of these grow my faith???
This is an inspiration to me. I see an indigenous Word and Sacrament community forming someday in the neighborhood where I am serving, but this is the groundwork that I have to build with the residents before anything sustainable can happen. The empowerment and transformation of the community will be the holy and sacred work to nurture and celebrate. This is the Gospel for my small community.
Christmas in the New Addition, Dec 24.Thanks to all the resident and non-resident participants of the New Addition Neighborhood who passed out gifts to the children. Special thanks to the Road Hog bikers!!! And to a seven year old boy in a black neighborhood in South Carolina who heard about Hurricane Harvey in Texas and decided that, "The adults are getting all the help. We need to do something for the children!" So he called on his friends to collect the toys for children in Corpus Christi. What a great surprise for the children in the New Addition when a Christmas caravan rolled down the streets with music blaring and horns honking. ... See moreSee less