Seeking Sunday – Who Controls Time? Struggles Honoring the Sabbath

Mariama White-Hammond

“The reality is also that, as a clergy person, Sunday may never be a Sabbath for me. So much of my time is spent trying to create the experience of relaxation for others that I—and my husband as a church trustee—consider Sunday a workday. But I do have a few ideas for us to consider. I believe our struggle with Sabbath is both collectively and individually an existential challenge, connected with three questions.”

The full transcript of Rev. Mariama White-Hammond’s talk can be found on p. 10 of the Fall 2016 Sunday Magazine.