An article on the Mennonite Church USA website from Oct. 10 summarizes the recent Constituency Leaders Council (CLC) meeting, the following photo with caption appears:
The main conversation in the CLC meeting was about–surprise–homosexuality and inclusion of gays. Also, Monarchs are an endangered species. Also, as a theologian and poet, I’m invested in accurate metaphors. So I’ve re-captioned the photo:
What I mean is… pray for the church. There doesn’t seem to be enough metamorphosis, transformation, and hope to go around.
In other news, this week in the Mennonite World Review the following headline appeared: “From potatoes to doughnuts, a path out of poverty.” #HeartDiseaseNotHunger I know, I know, headlines are difficult.