For many modern Christians, Jesus’ call for the disciples to be “fishers of people” is a difficult notion to untangle from the Church’s role in colonialism. In Rev. Meyers’ sermon “The Good Ship,” we will explore how Christ’s call is fundamentally one of resistance to spiritual arrogance and all forms of subjugation.
- Prelude: Various
- Readings: Isaiah 6:1–13; 1 Corinthians 15:1–11; Luke 5:1–11
- Anthem: People, Get Ready (Mayfield)
- Solo: I Stood Tall (New Orleans 1867) (Stein)
- Sermon: "The Good Ship"
- Postlude: Processional from ‘Herod’ (Coleridge-Taylor)