During World War II a German widow hid Jewish refugees in her home. Her friends told her she was risking her own safety. “I know”, she said. “Then why do you persist in this foolishness?” they demanded to know. Her answer was stark and to the point: “because the time is now, and I am here”
For what in your own life might you make the same response?
(Reflections are provided each week by a member of the congregation.)