lectionary

Hope

  • Sunday, September 29, 2013

Hope grows in the face of need, for need creates yearning.

The Poor

  • Sunday, September 22, 2013

The eyes of faith will see the Incarnation encoded in all of holy writ.

Joy in Heaven

  • Sunday, September 15, 2013

The earthbound sinner, set free, sees life as something new and astounding.

True Love

  • Sunday, September 8, 2013

God devises a plan against what is contorted in us, shifting and fitting our affections to their rightful object.

Music for Living

  • Sunday, September 1, 2013

The hearer rides the rhythm, floats upon the feeling of what is good, what is sorrowful, what is lost, what is found.

Theology

  • Sunday, August 25, 2013

Formed in the womb, elected for words to the nations, the preacher is not a man of his own word.

The Flame

  • Sunday, August 18, 2013

Jesus’ love is the white flame that burns away our self-destruction, leaving only the brilliance of his own burning.

Perfect Sacrifice

  • Sunday, August 11, 2013

Coming to the altar with hatred toward your neighbor? Go home.

Christ Is All in All

  • Sunday, August 4, 2013

Christ is the key, the center, the end of all human history.

Judgment and Mercy

  • Sunday, July 28, 2013

Discomfort with judgment is the sting of truth. God sees. The God of all-seeing truth is not, however, without loving-kindness.

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