Sermon 191027 - A Homily for All Saints Day

Scripture: 

Contemporary Reading - "All Souls" by May Sarton  "Did someone say tghere would be an end to love and mourning? ...What has once been so interwoven cannot be ravelled, nor the gift ungiven..."

Luke 6:20-31 - The Beatitudes

Reading "To the Saints" - "How do we say 'thank you" ... to you who showed us what incredible things humans are capable of uinder the most challenging circumstances?"

Reading "Who Are the Saints" - by Joyce Rupp - "...all people whose lives reflect the goodness of God.  Saints are not perfect people...."