Kate Fiedler “Good Marks” April 19, 2020 John 20:19-21, 24-29 Scripture: When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you.” 20 After he said this, he showed them his hands and his side.
Kate Fiedler Good Friday April 10, 2020 Matthew 27: 45-51, 54 Scripture: From noon on, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. And about three o’clock Jesus cried with a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” When some of the bystanders heard it, they said, “This man is calling for
Meg Peery McLaughlin Palm Sunday April 5, 2020 Matthew 21: 1-11 Scripture: “When they had come near Jerusalem and had reached Bethphage, at the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, ‘Go into the village ahead of you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied, and a colt with her; untie them and bring them to me. If anyone says anything to you,
Jarrett McLaughlin “Start With The Ending” March 29, 2020 Revelation 21:1-5 I know that there’s lots of talk out there about how we can make the most of our social distancing – now that all of our frenetic activity has been taken away we can re-discover a calmer, more natural, more healthy rhythm of life. That’s a good way to look at things. AND –
Meg Peery McLaughlin “Back to the Basics” March 22, 2020 Psalm 23 I find in these strange days that we are going back to the basics. Washing our hands. Following the rules. Saying I love you. Calling grandparents. In our house, we’re playing hide and and go seek and sitting on our front porch to wave to neighbors. This is a time for Basics. Classics.
Jarrett McLaughlin “Dis-Graced for the Cure” March 8, 2020 Mark 1:40-45 Scripture: 40 A leper came to Jesus begging him, and kneeling he said to him, “If you choose, you can make me clean.” 41 Moved with pity, Jesus stretched out his hand and touched him, and said to him, “I do choose. Be made clean!” 42 Immediately the leprosy left him, and he was made clean. 43 After sternly warning him he sent him away
Meg Peery McLaughlin “Good Guilt?” March 1, 2020 Psalm 51 Scripture: 1 Have mercy on me, O God, according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy blot out my transgressions. 2 Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin. 3 For I know my transgressions, and my sin is ever before me. 4 Against you, you alone, have I sinned, and done what is evil
To see another person is to love the face of God August 25, 2019 Luke 13: 10-17 Now he was teaching in one of the synagogues on the sabbath. And just then there appeared a woman with a spirit that had crippled her for eighteen years. She was bent over and was quite unable to stand up straight. When Jesus saw her, he called her
“The Adjacent Possible” Genesis 12:1-9 A reading from Genesis, chapter 12 Now the Lord said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. 2I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you, and make your name great so that you will be a blessing. 3I will bless those
August 11, 2019 Matthew 4: 12-23 First Impressions We do not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from your mouth, O God. And we confess that we are hungry for life. Speak. We are listening. Amen. Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. He left Nazareth and made his home in Capernaum by the sea,