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All I Really Need to Know...

This past Sunday, as well as it being the Third Sunday of Easter, we celebrated Earth Day Sunday. At St. Timothy's, one of our lay people with a passion for stewardship of the earth, brought the message for the day. At St. Mark's, I preached. Below is what I shared with God's people at St. Mark's. The gospel was Luke 24:36b-48.

Have any of you ever read the book, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum? Granted, the title is a bit of an exaggeration, however it goes right to the core ways of how to behave with others in our world.
1.Share with others if you can.
2.Refrain from hitting.
3.Clean up after yourself.
4.Apologize when you hurt someone and so on.
If you do these things you'll be well on your way to becoming a good citizen.

What would you say if I told you that everything we need to know about Jesus Christ is found in this passage of Luke's gospel? In these verses, we find a concise summary of Jesus' life and ministry…