Weekly word/ sorted by season

The Inner Voice

God says, "I will put my law within my people, and I will write it on their hearts."
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
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
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
September 29, 2019
Luke 16:19-31
Pentecost 16

Your Money or Your Life

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
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
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
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.
August 25, 2019
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
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)
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
July 28, 2019
Psalm 85
Pentecost 7

A Nation on the Edge

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

A Simple Command

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

Harvesting the Spirit

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

The Right Fruit for Freedom

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

Non-anxious Jesus

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

Therefor Grace

God’s love has been poured into our hearts.
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.
June 9, 2019
Romans 8:14-17
Acts 2:1-21

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

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

How are churches made?

“Come over to Macedonia and help us...”
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."
May 19, 2019
John 13:31-35
Easter 5

A Funeral Dinner for Dorcas

She was devoted to good works and acts of charity.
May 12, 2019
Acts 9:36-43
Luke 10:38-42
Easter 4
Mother's Day

A Psalm for Going the Next Round

"...for you have drawn me up, and did not let my foes rejoice over me."
May 5, 2019
Psalm 30
Easter 3
Holy Saturday vigil

Don't Bury the Lead

The disciples said to Thomas, “We have seen the Lord.” John 20:25
April 28, 2019
John 20:18-29
Easter 2

How did you come to Easter?

Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb...
April 21, 2019
John 20:1-18
Easter Morning

Palm Sunday or Passion Sunday?

As he was now approaching the path down from the Mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to praise God joyfully with a loud voice
April 14, 2019
Luke 19:28-40
Lent 6
Palm Sunday

Would You Betray Jesus?

But Judas Iscariot said,"Why was this perfume not sold for three hundred denarii and the money given to the poor?"
April 7, 2019
John 12:1-8
Lent 5

Where the Real Sin Lies

March 31, 2019
Luke 15:11-32
Psalm 32
Lent 4

Lent as Process

March 10, 2019
Luke 4:1-13
Lent 1