Lent 2: Genesis 12:1-4a, Psalm 121, Romans 4:1-5, 13-17, John 3:1-17
Through rain, desert, wind and snow
Abraham and Sarah had to go
even though they nothing know.
- Oskar Sundmark, 11 years
Even though they nothing know. This is what it means to trust in the God we see revealed in Jesus, what it means to be Christian – to drop our nets, pick up our cross and follow Christ. Or as Soren Kierkegaard puts it: “To be joyful out on 70,000 fathoms of water, many, many miles from all human help – yes, that is something great! To swim in the shallows in the company of waders is not the religious.” Read more