Daily Archives: August 13, 2007

11th Sunday after Pentecost

“In Between ‘Worry’ and ‘Fear Not’”

Luke 12:22-34

            In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen.

            “Thus is the one who stores up for himself and is not rich toward God” (Luke 12:21).  Two kinds of rich; rich toward yourself or rich toward God; either/or; no third way.  That’s how our Gospel lesson ended last week.  Did it make you uncomfortable?  It made me uncomfortable.  We can deal well in black-and-white when it has to do with other people, but when it comes to ourselves, we’re perfectly happy to stay in the gray areas.  Too bad I can’t find any gray here. Continue reading