Weekly word/ sorted by season

The Chosen One

"My soul magnifies the Lord..." - Mary the mother of Jesus
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December 15, 2019
Luke 1:26-38
Luke 2:1-14
Advent 3
Mary's Sunday

God's Kingdom: Latent and Invisible

He shall not judge by what his eyes see, or decide by what his ears hear... - Isaiah 11:3
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December 8, 2019
Isaiah 11:1-10
Matthew 3:1-12
Advent 2

The Mountain of the Lord

They shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation...
For: 
December 1, 2019
Isaiah 2:1-5
Advent 1

A Different kind of King

"If you are the King of the Jews, save yourself!"
For: 
November 24, 2019
Luke 23:33-43
Pentecost 29

Living with Chaos

Jesus says, “By your endurance, you will gain your soul."
For: 
November 17, 2019
Luke 21:5-19
James 4:13-14
Pentecost 23

Take Courage

"Take courage, all you people of the land. For I am with you," says the LORD of hosts.
For: 
November 10, 2019
Haggai 1:15 to 2:9
Luke 20:27-38
Pentecost 22

RU Short?

"Today salvation has come to this house" --for Jesus came to save the lost
For: 
October 6, 2019
Luke 19:1-10
Pentecost 21

Yes, You are like other People

"All who exalt themselves will be humbled, but all who humble themselves will be exalted." -Jesus
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October 27, 2019
Luke 18:9-14
Pentecost 20

The Inner Voice

God says, "I will put my law within my people, and I will write it on their hearts."
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October 20, 2019
Jeremiah 31:27-34
Pentecost 19

Simplicity Overlooked

All he said to you was, 'Wash, and be clean.' - II Kings 5:13
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October 13, 2019
2 Kings 5:1-14
Luke 10:1-11
Pentecost 18

Increase Our Faith

If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, 'Be uprooted and planted in the sea,' and it would obey you. - Jesus
For: 
October 6, 2019
Luke 17:5-10
Pentecost 17
World Communion Sunday

An Invisible Man

And at his gate lay a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores... - Luke 16
For: 
September 29, 2019
Luke 16:19-31
Pentecost 16

Your Money or Your Life

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September 22, 2019
Luke 16:1-13
Amos 8:4-7
Pentecost 15

Deciding who counts

"[Jesus] welcomes sinners and eats with them." - Luke 15:2
For: 
September 15, 2019
Luke 15:1-10
Pentecost 14

Why think about slavery in 2019?

“You shall love your neighbor as yourself” -Matthew 19:19
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September 8, 2019
Philemon 1
Matthew 19:19
Pentecost 13
Week after Labor Day

Hospitality and Your Church

"Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it." -Hebrews 13:2
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September 1, 2019
Hebrews 13:1-8
Luke 14:1-14
Pentecost 12

Obstacles to Mission

"Shouldn't this woman be freed on the Sabbath?" Jesus asked.
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August 25, 2019
Luke13:10-17
Pentecost 11

And then there is Rahab

By faith Rahab the prostitute did not perish with those who were disobedient, because she had received the spies in peace. -Hebrews 11:31
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August 18, 2019
Hebrews 11:29-12:2
Genesis 19:1-17
Pentecost 10

No Sanctuary Needed

"Faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see." (Hebrews 11:1)
For: 
August 11, 2019
Hebrews 11:1-3
John 4:1-26
Pentecost 9

What we need from religion

Steadfast love and faithfulness will meet; righteousness and peace will kiss each other. Ps 85:10
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July 28, 2019
Psalm 85
Pentecost 7

A Nation on the Edge

The end has come upon my people Israel
For: 
July 21, 2019
Amos 8:1-12
Pentecost 6

A Simple Command

You shall love... your neighbor as yourself
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July 14, 2019
Luke 10:25-37
Pentecost 5

Harvesting the Spirit

For: 
July 7, 2019
Galatians 6:7-9
Pentecost 4

The Right Fruit for Freedom

For freedom, Christ has set us free.
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June 30, 2019
Galatians 5:1, 13-25
Pentecost 3

Non-anxious Jesus

Jesus commanded the unclean spirit to come out of the man.
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June 23, 2019
Luke 8:26-39
Pentecost 2

Therefor Grace

God’s love has been poured into our hearts.
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June 16, 2019
Romans 5:1-5
Pentecost 2

Freedom 2.0

For all who are led by the Spirit of God are children of God.
For: 
June 9, 2019
Romans 8:14-17
Acts 2:1-21
Pentecost

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

Paul and Silas are advocating customs that are not lawful for us as Romans to adopt or observe.
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May 28, 2019
Acts 16:16-23
Easter 7

How are churches made?

“Come over to Macedonia and help us...”
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May 26, 2019
Acts 16:9-15
Easter 6

LOVE first; Abide in Jesus Always

"I give you a new commandment, that you love one another."
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May 19, 2019
John 13:31-35
Easter 5

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