The Bishop's Letters
Articles from June 17, 2011
An equally important reminder for us is that we are still called to speak to everyone “in their own language” when we talk about the good news of Christ’s love for us. Of course, that includes having an understanding that when we talk to others about all the exciting things we are doing with our new diocese – (and they are exciting!) that we remember to “keep the main thing the main thing”. While the formation of a new diocese is important, it is not likely in and of itself to motivate a single person to join one of our congregations. What will do that is helping them understand the value and beauty of the message we have to share.