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Ingredients

Ministry involves food. Feeding the hungry and breaking bread among the faithful are two irreducible elements of life in a faith community.

In 2019 that fact demands that ministers know what’s in the bread they’re breaking.

“Is this nut free?”

“Um, yeah.”

“Are you sure?”

“Yeah.”

A lazy answer, a distracted answer, an inattentive and careless answer here is dangerous. Like, harming the people you’re called to care for dangerous.

Pay attention. Get it right. It matters.

With apologies.

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One thought on “Ingredients

  1. Dear Rocky, Maybe this feels a little easier to understand when we think of grape juice, not wine. Sensitivity to an ingredient is hard sometimes, but when it’s met sensitively, things work well. Thanks.

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