Prophetic Words & Deeds

This list includes every page tagged with "Prophetic Words & Deeds."

  • By Jami A. Yandle
    From Braver/Wiser
    The drag show was heaven broken open, given to us for the evening. Everything for a little while was perfect—and I saw the face of my God.
  • By Austin Channing Brown
    From WorshipWeb
    "I believe firmly that to practice love is to disrupt the status quo which is masquerading as peace." — posted on Austin Channing Brown's Instagram, June 17, 2020
  • By Elea Kemler
    From Braver/Wiser
    I hope that this Great Silence, which has come alongside the suffering, holds the beginnings of our healing.
  • By Myke Johnson
    From Braver/Wiser
    Jesus had no political power. He lived his whole life in the shadow of the Roman empire, and that empire killed him. Yet Jesus healed the sick, he listened, he moved among the ordinary people, in the lowly places.
  • By Brian Doyle
    From WorshipWeb
    When young we think there will come one person who will savor and sustain us always; when we are older we know this is the dream of a child, that all hearts finally are bruised and scarred, scored and torn, repaired by time and will, patched by force of character, yet fragile and rickety forevermore....
  • By Adrienne Maree Brown
    From WorshipWeb
    Pleasure reminds us to enjoy being alive and on purpose... Pleasure—embodied, connected pleasure—is one of the way we know when we are free. That we are always free. That we always have the power to co-create the world. Pleasure helps us move through the times that are unfair, through grief and...
  • By Elea Kemler
    From Braver/Wiser
    A lot of us feel like our lives should have come with instructions. Or maybe they did, but we lost the only copy a long time ago.
  • By Rayla D. Mattson
    From WorshipWeb
    I come from a long line of strong Black women. My grandmother used to share stories about how she caused “trouble” in town when a white man hired her to put up the displays in his store window. At that time, all the Black women in town worked as domestics in the homes of white ladies, or in the...
  • By David Kohlmeier
    From Braver/Wiser
    If we don’t know where the spark of life comes from, can we know for sure where it goes?
  • By Karen G. Johnston
    From Braver/Wiser
    Surround yourself with skillful teachers. Let them teach you, but don't let them do it for you. That learning is yours to do.