Isaiah 50:4-9(a), Philippians 2:5-11, Luke 19:28-40

Isaiah 50:4-9(a) Philippians 2:5-11 Luke 19:28-40 What Are You Thinking? April 14 2019 Palm / Passion Sunday Mother Teresa of Calcutta, the Catholic nun who worked with the poor in Calcutta India, was not always the poor, humble, and simple woman that she is so famous for being. She was born into a fairly well […]

Isaiah 43:16-21, John 12:1-8

Isaiah 43:`16-21 John 12:1-8 “A New Attitude” Lent 5       April 7 2019             As we go through the Season of Lent and focus on Jesus’ death on the cross for our sins, Jesus’s call to follow Him, and our response to what Jesus has done for us and calls us to do for Him we […]

Isaiah 55:1-9, Luke 13:1-9

Isaiah 55:1-9 Luke 13:1-9 “Will You Get What You’ve Paid For?” Lent 3 March 24 2019             We are now 3 weeks into our journey through the season of Lent. Lent is an important season for us as we focus on Christ, what His death and resurrection mean for us,  and how we can become […]

Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18; Luke 13;31-35

Genesis 15:1-12, 17- 18 Luke 13:31-35 Who’s Afraid? Lent 2  March 17 2019             We are 2 weeks into the Season of Lent, , the six weeks in the Church year when we focus on what God has done for us through the death of Christ for our sins and our response to God’s great […]

Deteronmy 26:1-11, Luke 4:1-15

Deuteronomy 26:1-11 Luke 4:1-15 Remembering Who We Are Lent 1 (Communion) March 10, 2019             We are beginning the Sundays In Lent today. Lent is the 6 week season of the Church year before the events of Holy Week, the crucifixion of Christ on Good Friday and the resurrection on Easter. During Lent we focus […]

Exodus 34:29-35, Luke 9:28-36

Exodus 34:29-35 Luke 9:28-36 Jesus Stands Alone March 3, 2019 Transfiguration Today’s scripture lessons are not for the faint of heart. Some may say that they are  not for our times. Ours is an era of broad minds and acceptance. Many feel that the only thing they’re certain about is that there’s  nothing worth being […]

Genesis 45:1-15

Genesis 45:1-15 How Do You Treat Those Who Mistreat You?  February 24, 2019             Have you ever felt that people were mistreating you? Have you ever been hurt by someone and had the feeling that the way they are  treating you,  or the things that they were saying about you, were just not fair? Or […]

Luke 5:1-11

Luke 5:1-11 “Are You Ready To Fish/” February 10, 2019             I love to fish.             In our Scripture lesson for today, Peter, James, John, and others were doing what I love to do — they were fishing.  For them, however, it wasn’t a recreational activity — it was their job — so you can […]

Luke 4:21-30

Luke 4:21-30 “Insiders” And The Spirit Of God February 3 2019 Jesus saw it coming while it was still about a mile down the road. “Doubtless you will quote to me this proverb, ‘Doctor, cure yourself!’ And you will say, ‘Do here … the things that we heard you did at Capernaum.’” He said.  Jesus […]

Luke 4:14-21

Luke 4:14-21 It’s Good News January 27  2019       Our passage from Luke 4 for today tells the story of Jesus’ visit to His hometown synagogue in Nazareth at the beginning of His ministry.  Luke places this story at the very beginning of Jesus’ ministry as a way of telling us, at the outset, what […]