a sermon preached at the first night mass at the 2015 On Fire Mission conference, an Anglo-Catholic Charismatic conference, whose overall theme in 2015 was "Crossing Boundaries: Christ Centred Ministry on the edge"
This year On Fire was over booked. You have been exclusively privileged to be here when other people got turned away.
Exclusive [say slowly and excitedly]
Sounds positive doesn’t it.
But listen to the word carefully.
Exclusive - I feel part of the in crowd because you are ex-cluded,