Perseverance and Freedom

freedom-pastor-col-0705“No one who puts a hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God.” (Lk. 9:62) This saying of Jesus is at the root of a proverb, often quoted in communities struggling for freedom and justice:  “Keep your hand on the plow and hold on!”  Even in the ordinary of life, haven’t we all, at one time or another, put our hand to the plow and looked back?  Continue reading