Samuel Wells is the vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London and author of Learning to Dream Again.
After I gave a talk for the 70th anniversary of Bonhoeffer's death, I got a letter saying he's been drained of meaning. Here's what I replied.
Jesus’ model for ministry
Imagine you're walking through a big city and you see a homeless person. You have several options.
Be humble. Think of the imagination of God that brought creation into being; there could have been nothing.
Perhaps it's only when we let go of who and what our loved one was that we can receive who they are now.
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