A Blessing For Chalk and Envelopes

This weekend we recognize the conclusion of Christmastide by celebrating the Epiphany. Epiphany is an understated date on the Christian calendar but it’s focus upon Christ’s ministry provides a great way for us to start the New Year. We’ll supply the chalk and envelopes (hmmm?) but come this weekend thinking about where God wants to…


Words for the Week – Holy Name (Jan 5)

This week represents the end of the Christmas Season by celebrating the Holy Name. Here are our Scripture selections for this week. Psalm    8 Old Testament     Exodus 34:1-8 Gospel       Luke 2:15-21 Epistle    Romans 1:1-7 The Word of the Lord. May God bless you as your read and pray on this day and…


Christmas Sunday – Words for the Week

This weekend we will celebrate Christmas. Just because Christmas day has passed the Christmas season has not. On the Christian calendar we get to celebrate Christmas for 12 days. After our overindulgence of food and material goods we can step back and enjoy the beauty and mystery of the Incarnation. Let these passages guide you.…


Words for Advent Week 4

The color for this week is white as we explore the theme of God’s love.

Psalm    132

Old Testament    II Samuel 7:4-16

Epistle    Romans 16:25-27

Gospel    Luke 1:26-38

May God bless you as you read, today and everyday. Amen.