Christ, You Teach Us of Your Kingdom
Words: Carolyn Winfrey Gillette, 2014
Music: tune, W ZLOBIE LEZY, Polish carol, arr. Edith M.G. Reed, harm. Austin Lovelace
Scripture: Matthew 18:(1-14)15-20
Topics: Christ's Kingdom; conflict; Christ's presence; unity; prayer
This text by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette recalls Jesus' teaching on how to deal with conflict among church members and that he promises his presence wherever two or three are gathered in his name. The hymn is related to the lectionary gospel for the thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (September 7, 2014).