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On hate and white supremacy

This is going to be hard. My sermon title this morning was supposed to be “Rich Towards God.” I was going to talk about the parable of the rich fool, which you all just heard read. That was the plan. And then yesterday and today happened. The 249th and the 250th mass shooting in America— just in 2019. You heard me right. 250 shootings this year alone. Do you know what that number means? It means that there have been more mass shootings then there are days that have passed in the year 2019. It means, that’s how many times— 250— someone with a gun has gone into a public place, and starting indiscriminately shooting and often killing people. 250 times. So this happened, and I thought to myself,


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