“Make the People Sit Down” live with Dr. JJ – Manor Road United Church “Make the People Sit Down” live with Dr. JJ – Manor Road United Church

“Make the People Sit Down” live with Dr. JJ

Passage: • 2 Samuel 11:1-15 • Ephesians 3:14-21 • John 6:1-21
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Ninth  Sunday after Pentecost , July 25, 2021

 “Make the People Sit Down”  ,  240 Manor Road East  Guest Musician Douglas Von Edelman

With The Rev. Dr. John Joseph Mastandrea , the Music of Tom Marcaccini, the Cornerstone Band

Kids @ The Manor/ Youth @ the Manor Allison Marcaccini,

Seniors@ the Manor www.Manorroadunitedchurch.com


2 Samuel 11:1-15Ephesians 3:14-21  • John 6:1-21

We are the people, the young, the older, rich, poor, sick, well, black white and inbetween.

We are the people, non, Non-binary, gay, lesbian, trans, two spirited and cys-gender.

We are the people in ages past, David remained at Jerusalem.

We are the people called, children of Israel, wandering in the wilderness, liberation from oppression, build relationships, institutions, faithful, sustainable civilization, enduring civilization, economic base, life more than manna, family, nurture, socialize, people can be flawed, seek advantage, matter of status, wealth, affection, transcendent normative references, guide, economic, emotional, and political live

We are the people come from a journey.

We hear of the people, Hebrews, escaped from Egypt, God, called together, give a new identity, witnesses, author, promised land, peaceful flourishing, just society, the land, many tribes, honour God, land, the Hebrews, citadels, neighbours, divine sanction, once slaves, now warriors, defend their bands, world of war, meeting the balm of peace,

We are the people, bow our knees, in confession, reconciliation, equip,service of God, hope, abundance.

We are the people,  Jesus sat down with the disciples.

We are the people, facing trouble, miracles, feeding, 5000, walk on water, divine identity, nature, author, intend, logos, word of God.

 We are the people, who listen to Jesus, “It is I; do not be afraid”.

We are the people, listening for knowledge, human need, resources, bucket list, weak become strong, power, work, incarnation, human desire, goal for grace.