Today’s sermon is a reflection on grief and our own experiences of grief as a sources of empathy, healing and wholeness for others as they struggle. We hear the story of a women who recognizes empathy, her willingness to engage in the pain of her own loss in order to support others, as her super power. https://www.huffingtonpost.com/jan-deblieu/using-your-grief-to-help-others--and-heal-yourself_b_8545308.html?1450704624%3Fncid=edlinkushpmg00000277
Today's reflection on the story of Jonah and the big fish includes a story told on the Moth Story Hour: https://themoth.org/stories/charlottes-deadly-scissors
Reflecting on the theme of privilege we reflect on a story from the Hebrew Scriptures about the abuse of power.