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Scripture Readings August 8, 2021

Posted by on Aug 4, 2021 in Sermon |

Sunday   8/8/2021     Summary First Reading: 1 Kings 19:4-8 First Kings chapter 18 describes the contest between Elijah and the prophets of Baal. The contest proves that the Lord is God, and afterward Elijah orders the killing of the Baal prophets. Angered by the deaths of her prophets, Queen Jezebel threatens to kill Elijah. This reading finds Elijah fleeing, fatigued, and in utter despair. Second Reading: Ephesians 4:25–5:2 Christians are called to be imitators of God. This does...

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Scripture Readings

Posted by on Mar 6, 2019 in Announcement, Sermon |

Sunday   March 10, 2019   First Reading:   Deuteronomy  26:1-11 The annual harvest festival, called the feast of Weeks, provides the setting for this reading. This festival celebrates the first fruits of the produce of the land offered back to God in thanks. In this text, worshipers announce God’s gracious acts on behalf of Israel. Second Reading:   romans 10:8b-13 Paul reminds the Christians at Rome of the foundation of their creed, the confession of faith in the risen Christ as...

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Education

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in Sermon |

  “Welcome the present moment as if you had invited it.  It is all we ever have so we might as well work with it rather than struggling against it.  We might as well make it our friend and teacher than our enemy.”                            …Pema...

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Education

Posted by on Jan 17, 2014 in Sermon |

   Nine-tenths of education is encouragement …Anatole France

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