Entries by fhpcrichmond

“As We Forgive Our Debtors”

Rev. Katherine Todd Luke 6:34-35 Matthew 18:21-35   Luke 6:34-35 If you lend to those from whom you hope to receive, what credit is that to you? Even sinners lend to sinners, to receive as much again. But love your enemies, do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return. Your reward will be great, and […]

“Others…in God’s Eyes”

Rev. Katherine Todd Exodus 1:8-2:10 Romans 1:18-22, 1:32-2:11   Exodus 1:8 – 2:10 Then a new king, to whom Joseph meant nothing, came to power in Egypt. 9 “Look,” he said to his people, “the Israelites have become far too numerous for us. 10 Come, we must deal shrewdly with them or they will become even more […]

“Loudly He Wept”

Rev. Katherine Todd Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32 Genesis 45:1-15   Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32 I ask then: Did God reject his people? By no means! I am an Israelite myself, a descendant of Abraham, from the tribe of Benjamin.  God did not reject his people, whom he foreknew. …for God’s gifts and his call are irrevocable. Just […]