"Beautiful and Terrible Things".
In our blog post every Monday we select a reading from the Revised Common Lectionary for the upcoming Sunday, and pair it with a Frederick Buechner reading on the same topic.
Next Sunday we will celebrate the Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost. Here is this week's reading from the book of Romans (from The Message):
In one way or another, God makes sure that we all experience what it means to be outside so that he can personally open the door and welcome us back in.