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Seek the LORD!

The Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost October 8, 2017 Isaiah 55:6-9 Seek the LORD!   Seek the LORD while he may be found; call on him while he is near.   Let the wicked forsake his way and the evil man his thoughts.  Let him turn to the LORD, and he will have mercy on him, and to our God, for he […]

The Bigger Picture

The Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost October 1, 2017 Genesis 50:15-21 The Bigger Picture     When Joseph’s brothers saw that their father was dead, they said, “What if Joseph holds a grudge against us and pays us back for all the wrongs we did to him?”  So they sent word to Joseph, saying, “Your father left these instructions before he […]

The Watchman

The Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost September 24, 2017 Ezekiel 33:7-11 The Watchman     “Son of man, I have made you a watchman for the house of Israel; so hear the word I speak and give them warning from me.  When I say to the wicked, ‘O wicked man, you will surely die,’ and you do not speak out to […]

Labor Pains

The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost September 17, 2017 Jeremiah 15:15-21 Labor Pains   You understand, O LORD; remember me and care for me.  Avenge me on my persecutors.  You are long-suffering—do not take me away; think of how I suffer reproach for your sake.  When your words came, I ate them; they were my joy and my heart’s delight, for […]

Remember– I AM the LORD!

The Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost September 10, 2017 Exodus 6:2-8 Remember— I AM the LORD   God also said to Moses, “I am the LORD.  I appeared to Abraham, to Isaac and to Jacob as God Almighty, but by my name the LORD I did not make myself known to them.  I also established my covenant with them to give […]