What the path of violence does not know how to deal with is a movement, a kingdom, whose citizens refuse to believe that violence will determine the meaning of history. #DailySermon #GospelofMatthew #ProvokingFaith @BaptistBookworm @BlmsburyBaptist https://t.co/TlyG94pfvI
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Can Anything Good Come From Nazareth?
"If our identity is first created and then sustained by shutting out the other, eventually the self we create will become so fragile, and so in need of constant defence, that all our energy and all our self will go into that protection. I suggest that when we see people who are so afraid of the other, so determined to shut out all voices but their own, well then we have become so concerned with sustaining our self-created identity that that very identity is eating us alive."
Listen again to Ruth's sermon: