Sermon Introduction –
—GO— Jesus sends the disciples out, 2 x 2. GO and bear witness.
Introduction to today’s readings –
God is the source of our nourishment. Jesus’ invitation to “take and eat . . . take and drink” is a repeated one. In holy communion, in the word read and proclaimed, in the assembly of the people of God, the dominion of God has come near. Rejoice! Your name is written in heaven.