Gospel Reflection for May 12, Ascension Sunday

Then Jesus led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up his hands, he blessed them.  As he blessed them, he withdrew from them and was carried up into heaven. Luke 24.50-51 The ascension is the hinge event between Jesus’ resurrection and his sending of the Spirit.  Luke ends his gospel with Jesus’ departureContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 12, Ascension Sunday”

Pentecost Diversity

A guest post from Ellie Roscher There are different kinds of spiritual gifts but the same Spirit; there are different forms of service but the same Lord; there are different workings but the same God who produces all of them in everyone. To each individual the manifestation of the Spirit is given for some benefit.Continue reading “Pentecost Diversity”