Enabling others to act March 15, 2020

March 15, 2020 John 4: 1-15 4 Now when Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard, “Jesus is making and baptizing more disciples than John” 2—although it was not Jesus himself but his disciples who baptized— 3he left Judea and started back to Galilee. 4But he had to go through Samaria. 5So he came to […]

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Modeling the Way March 8, 2020

John 4:1-15 Jesus Talks With a Samaritan Woman 4 Now Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard that he was gaining and baptizing more disciples than John— 2 although in fact it was not Jesus who baptized, but his disciples. 3 So he left Judea and went back once more to Galilee. 4 Now he had to go through Samaria. 5 So he came […]

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Challenging the Process March 1, 2020

March 1, 2020 Romans 5:12-19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Adam and Christ 12 Therefore, just as sin came into the world through one man, and death came through sin, and so death spread to all because all have sinned— 13 sin was indeed in the world before the law, but sin is not reckoned when there is no […]

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Perfectly Healed February 23, 2020

February 23, 2020 Matthew 5:43-48 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Love for Enemies 43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ 44 But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, 45 so that you may be children of your Father in heaven; for he makes […]

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Labels February 9, 2020

February 9 Luke 10:38-42 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Jesus Visits Martha and Mary 38 Now as they went on their way, he entered a certain village, where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home. 39 She had a sister named Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to what he was saying. 40 But Martha was […]

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Simple but Challenging February 2, 2020

February 2, 2020 Psalm 15 Who Shall Abide in God’s Sanctuary? A Psalm of David. 1 O Lord, who may abide in your tent?     Who may dwell on your holy hill? 2 Those who walk blamelessly, and do what is right,     and speak the truth from their heart; 3 who do not slander with their tongue,     and do no […]

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