August 21, 2016 14th Sunday after Pentecost

"A Different Call"
We are all called by God to be transformed; that transformation comes in different ways. Looking at the story of Jesus healing the crippled woman in the synagogue on the Sabbath, Rev. Ben explores how God interacts with us and transforms us. This story pulls our attention toward a controversy over how to observe the Sabbath, but before that controversy unfolds, Jesus calls a woman to be healed. Before we dig into the controversies of our lives or the ways of being like Jesus, do we notice that God is transforming us through a call?

Watch the video of the homily below.
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