There is a disillusionment toward the church today which can only be mended by authentic and Christ-centred community. When I saw that community in action, I saw the Kingdom of God on earth.
In Tom Walker’s song ‘Leave a Light On’, there is a picture of the prodigal son. It is not only God’s role to wait and embrace the returning prodigal. As we have freely received the grace of God, we must freely give it. It is our duty, as disciples of Christ, to act as the father - waiting for our prodigal sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, mothers, fathers and friends to come back to their home and to their identity as children of God.
The forgotten message of Disney's Frozen - that true love is sacrifice, and that freedom is found in love, not isolation.