Dynamic Downtown Worship in the Anglican Tradition

Despising the Chosen One

Randy’s homily on today’s reading in Genesis 37 about Joseph being sold into slavery.

Favoritism.  We don’t like it.  If someone in our family or workplace seems to be the golden boy or girl, we have a hard time being nice to that person.  Sometimes we hate them. Such was the case with Joseph’s brothers, and such is the case of the nations toward their rightful King.  God has spoken. God has chosen. God has appointed His Son to rule over all. And the nations rage. The outcome of such hatred is assured.  Let’s see….