Sermon: I Brake for Butterflies

Sunday, September 20, 2009, 10:15am to 11:15am
Rev. David Robins

 

   Forty years ago I asked myself a spiritual question that I could not fully answer, and set out on a religious task that could not be fully achieved. Could I be connected to life in a spiritual way while still taking life to eat, and using resources to live?
My life was changed due to a butterfly. I say this very humbly, because most epiphanies, or acts of God are more dramatic than an encounter with an insect. But if life and Love  and the transcendent or God, want to grab hold of me and not let me go over an insect, then I