To present oneself at the border seeking asylum is a defining moment. Gladly it’s one that most of us won’t face. But a graduation, a wedding, a job change, a first kiss – these are the kind of defining moments we all face at one time or another. Defining moments, large and small, shape who we are and how we behave in the world. Jesus’ baptism was a defining moment as it enfolded him into God’s unfolding plan to redeem the entire universe. In these challenging times what defines us? For the baptized it’s God’s unyielding love and justice enfolding us and making us part of Jesus’ mission.
Discover more in 9:30 worship at the Reedville Church: Hope Here.