It is so easy to get distracted. Christians have struggled with faith and cultural influence from the earliest days of our existence. The point of the Genesis creation story is that the first humans distracted by the desire for self-gratification were easily tempted to do the only thing God told them not to do. Our second reading is from the apostle Paul’s letter to the Galatians. What a letter! This letter details the struggles of the early church. What were the followers of Jesus struggling with?
June 5, 2016 Sermon Pentecost 3C