"...You also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood. " Image credit: Ian Greig Theme: Anticipating heaven as 'living stones' on earth Psalm 31:1-5, 15-16 — Jesus anticipates heaven, using David's … [Continue reading] about May 10: Called to a heavenly destiny
TLW17A May 3 Easter 4 Theme: Jesus the Good Shepherd is our entrance to new life Psalm 23 text Psalm 23 verse by verse "You are with me" is the truth that counters fear and anxiety as we, like David, look to God as provider and … [Continue reading] about May 3: Jesus our gate to salvation
The Living Word based on the Revised Common Lectionary readings for Sunday, April 26, 2020. New International Version (NIV). TLW16A Theme: Changed lives show our thanks for the price God paid for us Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19 – The psalmist … [Continue reading] about April 26: Changed lives
Easter 2 April 19, 2020 - TLW15A Theme: Jesus' resurrection is the axis our whole faith turns on Let the whole text speak for itself first, then reflect further with the verse to verse view Psalm 16:7-11 – David the prophetic songwriter … [Continue reading] about April 19: The Resurrection is central to Christian faith
Read the passage in its entirety first, then read again in the verse-to-verse form. Read Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 text A prophetic Passover psalm of thanks and praise foretells Christ's victory and resurrection Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 … [Continue reading] about April 16 – Easter: What we couldn’t do, Christ did for us! Jesus is alive!