It’s been almost a week since I deleted the social media apps on my phone. At some point I finally realized that my 6am doom-scrolling was not only a miserable way to begin my day, but that it was actually impacting my mental health. I was learning nothing new from the breathless barrage of think pieces about the election, but I was exhausting my overloaded nervous system with headlines and takeaways that kept my body awash in adrenaline with nowhere to flee and no one to fight.
Texts: Micah 6:1-8 + Psalm 15 + 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 + Matthew 5:1-12 Whenever God closes a door, He opens a window. God never gives you more than you can handle. God needed another little angel. It’s all part of God’s plan. Blessed are the poor. Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is … Continue reading Sermon: Sunday, February 2, 2014: Fourth Sunday after Epiphany