Trinity Sunday had given its name to the entire second half of the church year; that changed almost two decades ago when the second half of the year was named the Pentecost cycle, or season. As has been mentioned in previous years, the festival of the Holy Trinity itself has been under discussion and it might have been eliminated had the liturgical authorization been in total agreement, for at least two reasons: 1.) It has only been an "official" festival of the entire church for some 650 years, or so, although it was celebrated as early as A.D.
Are you paying attention? Or are you paying attention to the wrong stuff? A voice that sounds a lot like Wisdom as we met her in Proverbs begs us to learn from past experience, so as not to spend money when we can get free stuff. The first generation liberated from Egypt died in the desert because they didn’t learn. And when the people pointed with oohs and ahhs towards current events, Jesus asked them to learn from the past to recognize that some things are not as significant as the eternal choices.
The government has finally woken up to the fact that the health of our children in this country is threatened by their food. For two generations, since World War II, food has become increasingly processed and the era of the fast food meal is well and truly with us.
Karen hates church. She feels it's a place where people are brainwashed. She thinks the people who go to church are weak, looking for a crutch in sermons that tell them how to behave. Karen clearly has an issue with established religion.