Well, the sermon isn't quite put to bed, but some fine thinking this week about these images of judgment from tomorrow's readings, these stark images of a destroyed vineyard, and these stark images of what the Kingdom of God will look like. But, I hope I have found that the Good News is embedded even within these images - I hope I've found it - embedded in the "cloud of witnesses" from Hebrews, and even the sense that with the coming of Christ, all things will be turned around, turned inside out, and Lord knows we need some help turning things around!
So, here is the image preview of tomorrow's sermon (courtesy of wordle.net) - very nearly completed ...
~The Rev. Peter M. Carey