Who Is This?

The Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany January 31, 2016 Luke 4:20-32 Then he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant and sat down.  The eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fastened on him, and he began by saying to them, “Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing.”  All spoke well of him and were amazed […]


The Third Sunday after the Epiphany January 24, 2016 Luke 4:14-21 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside.  He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him.  He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as […]

I Once was Blind—But Now I see!

The Second Sunday after the Epiphany January 17, 2016 I Corinthians 12:1-11 Now about spiritual gifts, brothers, I do not want you to be ignorant.  You know that when you were pagans, somehow or other you were influenced and led astray to mute idols.  Therefore I tell you that no one who is speaking by the Spirit of God says, […]

He Saved Us!

The First Sunday after the Epiphany January 10, 2016 Titus 3:4-7 But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy.  He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit, whom he poured out on us generously through […]

God Sent His Son

The Second Sunday after Christmas January 3, 2015 Galatians 4:4-7 “But when the time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under law, to redeem those under law, that we might receive the full rights of sons.  Because you are sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls […]