Readings for Pentecost ~ 2013

Psalm 104:25-37 • Romans 8:14-17 • Acts 2:1-2 • John 14:8-27 What is the Holy Spirit? If asked, do you think you could adequately respond to this question? What, exactly do we mean when we speak of God’s Holy Spirit? Far too often our familiarity with a phrase reflects disinterest more than knowledge. Think about the words righteousness, gospel and others…


Readings for the Week ~ October 13

Psalm 90 • Amos 5:6-15 • Hebrews 3:1-6 • Mark 10:17-31

“Lord, we pray that your grace may always precede and follow us, that we may continually be given to good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.”



“We constantly try to start from somewhere other than where we are. Truthful living involves being at home with ourselves, not complacently, but patiently, recognizing that what we are today, at this moment, is sufficiently loved and valued … ” – Stanley Hauerwas