This is important to remember, because some of what we talk about could be on the agenda of superheroes: fighting injustice, confronting evil, imaging God on planet earth, doing away with poverty, replacing chaos with shalom, and so forth.
Heady stuff. It would take super powers to do this on our own. But despite my occasional wish to have laser fingers (wouldn’t that be cool?! I mean . . . lasers shooting out of your fingers!) neither I or nor anyone I know has them. We are quite ordinary. Which is why, I think, God put us onto teams. Into a Team. The Church. Continue reading