October 16, 2016

C47: The Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost, Year C (2016)

Valerie Carter Smith

Dr. Valerie Carter Smith, Executive Director of the Woman’s Missionary Union of Virginia, is herself a “persistent widow.” While her minister husband was alive, he did most of the talking, but now it is Valerie who pleads the cause of justice for the least and the last. Her sermon from Luke 18:1-8 is powerful, and almost testimonial.

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