Trinity Sunday : Many as One

You may be familiar with the Christian theology of Trinity – God the Father, Jesus (Messiah or Christ) his Son and the Holy Spirit all somehow united, living together, one being together, different aspects of the same Goodly Godness.

And you may be also be familiar with Communion, the communal ritual of eating bread and drinking wine as a church community, the coming together of the Children of God. “Remain in me”, says Jesus, talking about grafting his followers into this new and universal church Vine :-

http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=John+15&version=NLT

So now God has not just three characters, and seven messengers (the lampstands of the Revelation of St John), and the 144,000 redeemed Sons of Israel (also from the Revelation), he now has billions of souls somehow in his family.

Moreover, he is reclaiming the Earth :-
http://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Romans+8:18-31&version=NIV

“…the creation itself will be liberated from its bondage to decay and brought into the glorious freedom of the children of God…”

And we all have our part to play, from little children learned to recycle their banana skins, to big old companies like BP, Royal Dutch Shell and ExxonMobil learning they must, sooner rather than later, diversify out of sub-prime Fossil Fuel liabilities into Renewable Energy.

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