Sermons by Joanna Rainer
To explore “fair balance” in the context of Canadian and Scottish history, and our relationship with our Indigenous people.
“Blessings And Woes”
When I studied this passage from Luke I found it a challenging and perplexing one. It starts off well, saying the marginalized in society are blessed. It fits with my views on social justice. But the next part, well, I have to say it unsettled me. Woe to you who are rich, who are full, who are happy and who are spoken well of. Wait a minute…He’s talking about me! But I’m rich because I work hard. Because I work…