Readings for the Beginning of Lent

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the Lenten season. I encourage you to join us this Wednesday, Feb 22, at 7 PM for a service of prayer, repentance and the imposition of ashes. Some Christians call the season of Lent “The Bright Sadness”. While it is a season of repentance, reflection and mourning it is…

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Readings for the Week of February 18

Psalm 27 • 1 Kings 19:9-18 • 2 Peter 1:16-21 • Mark 9:2-9 Each of our readings this week have a reference to a “mountain top” experience. From being set “high upon a rock” while God protects the psalmist, to the earth-shattering experience of Elijah that reveals God’s voice heard not in the loudness but…

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Readings for the Week of February 11

Psalm 42 • 2 Kings 5:1-15 • I Corinthians 9:24-27 • Mark 1:40-45 “Almighty and eternal Father, a new day dawned when your only-begotten Son came among us. Grant that we who share in his human nature may also share in the kingdom of his glory. We ask this through the same Jesus Christ, your…

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Readings for February 4

Psalm 142 • 2 Kings 4:8-37 • I Cor 9:16-23 • Mark 1:29-39 “Set us free, O God, from the bondage of our sins, and give us the liberty of that abundant life which you have made known to us in your Son our Savior Jesus Christ; who lives and reigns with you, in the…

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Readings for January 28, 2012

Psalm 111 • Deuteronomy 18:15-20 • I Cor 8:1-13 • Mark 1:21-28 “Almighty and everlasting God, you govern all things both in heaven and on earth:  Mercifully hear the supplications of your people, and in our time grant us your peace; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy…

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Women’s Brunch this Sunday @ 10 AM

Ladies! Don’t forget that there will be a special ladies brunch at the home of Calana Hill, this Sunday morning, at 10 AM. Table service and drinks will be provided but we do want you to bring some brunchy goodness to share.

If you have questions or need directions give Calana a call at:  519-0875.

Readings for January 21

“Our holy fathers have renounced all other spiritual work and have concentrated wholly on this one doing, that is, on guarding the heart.” – St. Symeon the New Theologian Psalm 130 • Jeremiah 3:21-4:2 • I Corinthians 7:17-23 • Mark 1:14-20 As we continue through this season of Epiphany let us consider again the beauty…

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Readings for January 14

I Sam 3:1-20 • Psalm 63:1-8 • I Cor 6:11b-20 • John 1:43-51 “Almighty God, whose Son our Savior Jesus Christ is the light of the world: Grant that your people, illumined by your Word and Sacraments, may shine with the the radiance of Christ’s glory, that he may be known, worshiped, and obeyed to…

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