Abiding in Love and the Price of Glory: Building Community in Light of Charlottesville

A reblog of a sermon by two of my new classmates, Ed and Shancia. “But precisely because this is the love in which we must abide, there is indeed more work required of us than love alone,” -Ed Watson.

An Ed's Eye View

IMG_4608 Shancia and me, being entirely reverent during the liturgy.

Last week, my beloved friend (and fellow former Hildan) Shancia Jarrett and I had the opportunity to preach a sermon together as part of the orientation for this year’s incoming YDS class. I cannot say how joyful an experience it was to compose and preach a sermon with another voice—to know that I was preaching words which weren’t just my own, and to experience preaching with company. Here’s the text.

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