Contributed by Anne Grant on Oct 22, 2001
In a culture that said women had no power, Abigail successfully leads a peace delegation and stops a war between the two most powerful men in the region. We, too, must use our power to make peace.
Restorative Justice #5: Abigail, The Peacemaker
1 Samuel 25:2-44
Trinity United Methodist Church, Providence
October 21, 2001
Rev. Anne Grant
We displayed a transparency that said:
USE YOUR POWER TO MAKE PEACE
1. Beware of anger.
2. Act with holy boldness.
3. Humble yourself.