Ordinary 3 – We are given a holy place and a holy time so that we might become God’s holy people. Every part of the Body of Christ matters. Parts that live for themselves become a cancer and must be cut out. Each part contributes to the good of all.
Ordinary 2 – We say goodbye to St. Joseph Church, a place where God has met and blessed you. Your builder is working on you every day turning your daily ‘water’ into ‘wine’. When will this finally happen? On the third day.
Baptism of the Lord – Baptism greets us at the door and washes away our false identities. It leads to the altar of praise, then sends us out to remind others who they are. God never forgot Jayme Closs or Elizabeth Smart. He has not forgotten you.