Bible readings for Sunday, May 3, 2020

Today’s First Reading, Acts 2:42-47, immediately follows the giving of the Holy Spirit on the Day of Pentecost, and the addition of about 3,000 new believers in Jesus.  Notice how they lived: they devoted themselves to four things: the apostles’ … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, April 26, 2020

During the Sundays of Easter, the First Readings are typically from the New Testament instead of the Old Testament.  Today’s reading is from Acts 2:14a, 36-41.  It includes part of the first Christian sermon delivered right after the giving of … Continue reading

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Bible readings for Sunday April 19, 2020

The First Reading, Acts 5:29-42, is increasingly relevant to our world today – the Gospel of Jesus is increasingly being resisted by many in our world, and we are put in the position of who we will obey, God or … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, April 12, 2020

Christ is Risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia! In today’s First Reading, Acts 10:34-43 (during the seven Sundays of Easter the First Readings are from the book of Acts), we read the apostle Peter’s proclamation to Cornelius (a Roman military … Continue reading

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Bible readings for Sunday, April 5, 2020

Today is Palm/Passion Sunday. We begin worship with the songs of joy and praise as Jesus entered Jerusalem, hailed as the Messiah, but humbly riding on a donkey. The Processional Gospel is recorded in John 12:12-19. What are our words … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for March 29, 2020

The First Reading is a well-known passage from Ezekiel, 37:1-14. Try reading the passage and not singing, “Dem bones, dem bones, dem dry bones…” It is the vision of the valley of dry bones. The point of the passage is … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, March 22, 2020

The First Reading is recorded is Isaiah 42:14-21. There are two references to blindness in this passage, one is that the people who are supposed to follow the Lord have turned from Him and are following idols – they are … Continue reading

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Announcements for the week of March 15, 2020

THANK YOU! Thank you to all who surrounded us with your support, love, help, cards, food, help with the meal, and all your acts of kindness as we grieve the loss of Jeff. You are truly a blessing. – Lisa … Continue reading

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Schedule for the week of March 15, 2020

Wednesday, March 18 9:00 am Wrapped in Prayer 12:30pm Bible Study No BOB youth group- Spring Break 6:15 pm Lenten Soup Supper 7:00 pm Lenten worship: Vicar Ryan Henkel Thursday, March 19 6:30 pm Leadership team Sunday, March 22 8:45 … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, March 15, 2020

The First Reading, recorded in Exodus 17:1-7, ends with a stark question: Is the LORD among us or not? The people of Israel had witnessed the 10 plagues in Egypt, leading to their exodus from Egypt; they had seen the … Continue reading

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