Family at the Table
One of the most powerful metaphors of God’s people in the Bible is that of family. Families are fun, messy and ever expanding (there’s always room for another). Families are places where you’re welcome to the table no matter what messes you’ve made, we’re quick to forgive and high on grace. And yet families are also places where we grow and take responsibility, mature and play our part.
This Autumn we’re going to delve into this picture of family and examine what Jesus has to say about it. We’re going to use the universal symbol of a family meal – being around the table together – to unpack this