March 2020

The Beloved Community and Disobedience

Midweek Lenten Service, March 5, 2020- Genesis 3:1-24- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - Every action has a consequence. The Genesis story of humanity’s disobedience is less a story about whether humanity should know good from evil, but rather whether our notion of good and evil should compete or contend with God’s notion of… Continue reading The Beloved Community and Disobedience

February 2020

Transfigured on God’s Holy Mountain

7th Sunday after Epiphany, February 23, 2020- Exodus 24:12-18, Matthew 17:1-9- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - Throughout the gospels we find numerous occasions where Jesus instructed his followers to tell no one about the miraculous events they experienced in his presence. One occasion seems comical where, after healing a man of his deafness… Continue reading Transfigured on God’s Holy Mountain