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Easter and Spring Flowers

I remember picking flowers one Easter Sunday after a morning worship service. I couldn’t have been more than five or six years old, because we moved from Waxahachie, Texas to Hotchkiss, Colorado when I was …

04 / 04 / 21

Participating In The Journey Called The Way Of The Cross

John 18:1-19:42 I have had a problem with calling this day Good Friday. From my first impression I have to say: So, what’s good about the day that Jesus is crucified. To me it’s always …

04 / 02 / 21

The Last Supper

It was the last supper that Jesus had with his disciple’s before his death, before the Passover. And He knew his time was coming. He knew he would be leaving. He knew that the dawn …

04 / 01 / 21

Journey to Follow Jesus Always Changing

Greek men came to see Jesus. Philip and Andrew met with them and then they went to see Jesus to make sure it was appropriate. They were like the profiling crew determining who was eligible …

03 / 21 / 21

WE ARE THE BREAD OF CHRIST, BROKEN AND TO BE SHARED WITH OTHERS

I really like the collect for today. It is a picture of what communion and the broken bread is all about. Let’s look at it again: Gracious Father, whose blessed Son Jesus Christ came down …

03 / 14 / 21

MY HOUSE WILL BE A HOUSE OF PRAYER

In our Gospel reading from Luke this morning we read that the Passover was near, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem in the temple he found people selling cattle, sheep, and doves, and the money …

03 / 07 / 21

Walking the Walk, Not Just Talking the Talk

In the gospels Jesus says repeatedly; if you want to be my disciple, follow me. Follow my teaching, follow my example. Follow the way I live my life before you. St. Paul encourages us to …

02 / 28 / 21

The Testimony of Sojourner Truth

I think it’s an error in much of the Christian Church today that salvation is simply a personal thing, and that it is only all about you and Jesus. I’m reminded of that song made …

02 / 21 / 21

Taking Fearless Inventory

The Journey of LENT In the Christian Church, Lent refers to the period of abstinence preparatory to the Feast of Easter. There are 40 days between Lent and Easter. This coincides with the 40 days …

02 / 17 / 21

Mountain Top Experiences

The Gospel story this morning is about Jesus going to the mountain and being transformed. You see the picture there, it’s a special moment, where the very presence of the Living God, captures the top …

02 / 14 / 21