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First Week of Advent: The Psalms Passage Year A – Journeying to a better place

Preacher: “I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the LORD!”
Seeker: I have not been too many places in the world. 494 more words

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Season After Pentecost: The Gospel Passage – A “short” lesson

“He entered Jericho and was passing through it. A man was there named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was rich. He was trying to see who Jesus was, but on account of the crowd he could not, because he was short in stature. 262 more words

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Season After Pentecost: The Old Testament Passage – Being full of self, or full of God

“He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous and regarded others with contempt: “Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. 422 more words

Revised Common Lectionary

Gospel Relationships (Ephesians 6:1-9)

After meditating on Ephesians 6:1-9* I’m left with the realization that these things are impossible for me. For real. I mean, I can get serious about the relationships and work hard and attend every seminar known to man and line the shelves with self-help books, but at the end of the day… 652 more words

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Season After Pentecost: The Gospel Passage – Don't lose heart!

“Then Jesus told them a parable about their need to pray always and not to lose heart.” (Luke 18:1)

This was something that was first taught to me many years ago, although I did not completely incorporate the lesson until I was an adult. 403 more words

Revised Common Lectionary

Season After Pentecost: The Psalms Passage – Praising and worshiping God all together!

“Make a joyful noise to God, all the earth; sing the glory of his name;
give to him glorious praise.
Say to God, “How awesome are your deeds!” (Psalms 66:1 – 3a) 581 more words

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Season After Pentecost: The Psalms Passage – Confession moving towards forgiveness by accepting penance

“O God, the nations have come into your inheritance;
they have defiled your holy temple; they have laid Jerusalem in ruins.
They have given the bodies of your servants to the birds of the air for food, 381 more words

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