The Power of Empowerment

This is a sermon I gave at my parents church one Sunday, many years ago…

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“Be without fear in the face of your enemies. Be brave and upright that God may bless thee. Speak the truth always, even if it leads to your death. Safeguard the helpless and do no wrong. That is your oath.”

Bishop, Patriarch of Jerusalem:  Who do you think you are? Will you alter the world? Does making a man a knight make him a better fighter?

Balian of Ibelin: Yes

WOW.  What a line: does making a man a knight make him a better fighter?  Yes. Continue reading