Overwhelmed by the details of life?
Stressed out by the imminent arrival of Super Tuesday?
Eating the bread of Anglican Anxiety?
Whatever ails you today, I have an antidote. Sit back. Take a deep breath. Close your eyes and remember that you belong to the God of all hope. And then ...
click here ...
and read this brief essay by Diocese of California high-school student, Jasper Goldberg.*
And THEN ...
... give thanks for the witness of the youth of this church who are being raised up to SPEAK up. Give thanks for the spirit of hope Jasper brings to those anxious about what the future holds. And most of all, give thanks for the Spirit of the Living God who continues to pour out grace and power and courage upon those anointed to speak truth to power, to give voice to hope and to make justice roll down!
And let us all say together:
Thanks be to God.
*thanks to Jim White for sending this my way and to Fr. Jake for spotlighting Jasper's words of witness.