Sermon from the Mad Priest: Walking on Water

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The message of today’s Gospel passage challenges our inbuilt human tendency to demand proof for our faith; to ask that God would suspend the natural laws of his creation in order to make belief easier for us. So often we seek, not for faith, but for certainty. We have no problem when all in our lives is going smoothly; but when the “wind and waves” that are the realities of every human life threaten to swamp us – the experiences of loss, sickness and ageing that are our common lot – we find it hard to hold on to faith.

Bur, read the whole sermon: Of course, I could be wrong…

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