devotions

Reconciliation

  • Sunday, February 16, 2014

The superabundant righteousness that Jesus commends places reconciliation even above religious observance.

Word and Spirit

  • Sunday, February 9, 2014

It is pathetic and laughable to observe a strict fast, only to quarrel and fight and strike with the fist.

Affixed

  • Sunday, February 2, 2014

We die with Jesus and are affixed to him. Deathless life in him becomes our own life.

Great Light

  • Sunday, January 26, 2014

Jesus is “the great light,” the blazing radiance of the Father that illumines even “the region and shadow of death” (Matt. 4:16).

Everlasting Mystery

  • Sunday, January 19, 2014

Woven into God’s salvific calling is the mystery of human anguish.

Jesus’ Baptism

  • Sunday, January 12, 2014

He that knew no sin became sin on our behalf.

In Christ

  • Sunday, January 5, 2014

What Jesus is in the life of God he remains even as his glory is hidden by his humanity.

The Law’s Fulfillment

  • Sunday, December 29, 2013

The law is a gift, instruction for God’s people, treasured guidance for daily life.

Behold the Child

  • Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Our peace and hope and faith, grounded in this holy child, is stronger than death itself.

The Virgin

  • Sunday, December 22, 2013

Human agency must say, “Let it be to me according to your word,” but even this is a gift of prevenient grace.

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