- Aug 3, 2020
Table fellowship is a summons to break out of our comfort zones and to embrace and accept the very ones who are farthest away and in greater need of mercy, acceptance, and holy fellowship.
Sin does not destroy or abolish order; it manipulates, distorts, and perverts order.
Using contemporary jargon, the Lord was basically telling Martha to “chillax,” to calm down and relax.
Among the Gospels, only Luke tells us about the Good Samaritan, the Prodigal Son, Martha and Mary, the raising of the son of the Widow of Nain, the Good Thief, and other such stories that have become the most beloved and endearing stories of the New Testament.