We know what it means to be tired up in knots, captured by our own cleverness, captured by something that seems more powerful than we are.
“Unbind him. Let him go!” with these words Jesus calls Lazarus to new life. Rather than resuscitation or resurrection, this is a story about being called, a story about being drawn to a way of living, being set free to live fully.
-- Sermon by The Rev. Jonathan B. Appleyard, St. Saviour's Parish, Bar Harbor