Lent 2017, day 32

lenten-reflections-on-the-confession-of-belhar“I am a realist and of the conviction that our God is purposeful and transparent. Time and again when righteousness or justice was in danger, God would reveal God’s self through prophets as an attempt to reestablish what is right and to call her creation back into the fold.”
Quantisha Mason
Lenten Reflections on the Confession of Belhar

This Lenten season I am using a new resource to explore the Belhar Confession: Lenten Reflections on the Confession of Belhar, edited by Kerri N. Allen and Donald K. McKim. The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), in which I serve as a teaching elder (pastor), added the Confession of Belhar to our Book of Confessions in 2016. This confession came from the Dutch Reformed Mission Church during its historic struggle against apartheid in South Africa.

See you along the Trail.

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