Be Strong

Be Strong

Be Strong Story Lectionary 5 May 2019 Moses Commissions Joshua to Succeed Him (Numbers 27:12-23) The Story of Samson (Judges 16) The Passing of the Mantle from Elijah to Elisha (1 Kings 19 and 2 Kings 2) The Book of Jonah (including the Song of Jonah) Psalm 51: Create...

Joy –Preaching Tip for 5 May 2019

Worship should begin and end with joy….And the message, even if on a serious note, should end with a joyous tone, for we are resurrection people. Remember to bring your message to a close, especially in the season of joy, with a reminder of the joy of...
Blindsided

Blindsided

Blindsided Lectionary 5 May 2019 3rd Sunday of Easter Acts 9:1-6 (7-20) Psalm 30 Revelation 5:11-14 John 21:1-19 Text to Life It is now truly, fully Spring. So it is now officially “getting stuff in the ground” time. At least, if you want any veggies, fruits, or...

Pastor’s Prayer for 5 May 2019

Most High, glorious God, enlighten the shadows of my heart, and grant unto me a right faith, a certain hope and perfect charity, sense and understanding, Lord, so that I may accomplish Thy holy and true command. Amen. –St. Francis of Assisi

Psalm 51

Psalm 51 – Create in me a Pure Heart and Renew Me with Your Spirit This Psalm was written to the Chief Musician.  It was one of a king, fallen into sin, being confronted by the man who he probably respected more than any other man.  Not only was Nathan...