Bishop Jack Lumanog – sermon for the 7th Sunday of Easter

Bishop Jack Lumanog – sermon for the 6th Sunday of Easter

John 15:1-8 Jesus said, “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinegrower. He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to make it bear more fruit. You have already been cleansed by the word that I have spoken to you. Abide in meContinue reading “Bishop Jack Lumanog – sermon for the 6th Sunday of Easter”

Bishop Jack Lumanog – pray for those working in our health services

We pray today for all those suffering from COVID-19, and especially today in this time of increased pressure, for all those working in our health services. — The Right Rev. Dr. Jon I “Jack” Lumanog is an Anglican Bishop in good standing with the Apostolic Communion of Anglican Churches and the leader of The Anglican Diocese of St.Continue reading “Bishop Jack Lumanog – pray for those working in our health services”

Bishop Jack Lumanog – What do Ahmaud Arbery, Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis have in common?

74 days. It took 74 days before two men were arrested for chasing down and then gunning down an unarmed African American man. This happened in Brunswick, Georgia — 4 hours away from where I live in Atlanta. Ahmaud Arbery was killed on 23 February 2020 around 1pm. And after the killing, the two menContinue reading “Bishop Jack Lumanog – What do Ahmaud Arbery, Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis have in common?”

Bishop Jack Lumanog – The current crisis triggering past ministry experiences

Seeing President Trump dealing with this COVID-19 crisis in real time has certainly reminded me and triggered me of vocational ministry “leadership” I’ve been a party to in the past.  Quick leadership lessons: – The tough decisions need to be made, come what may.  – Be a non anxious presence and lead. In vocational ministry,Continue reading “Bishop Jack Lumanog – The current crisis triggering past ministry experiences”

Bishop Jack Lumanog – A memory because of “Operation Gridlock” rally in Michigan

I used to work as a Chaplain at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, Michigan. A fact I was reminded of when the State Capitol was flooded with protestors as reported by WXYZ, Detroit: “A protest against Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s executive orders caused delays at a Lansing hospital on Wednesday. Sparrow Hospital Spokesman John Foren said staff wereContinue reading “Bishop Jack Lumanog – A memory because of “Operation Gridlock” rally in Michigan”