Monthly Archives: August 2013

Pentecost 15, Saturday, Year C

Inspired by Matthew 20:20-28 “But Jesus called them to him and said, ‘You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them.  It will not be so among you; but … Continue reading

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Pentecost 15, Friday, Year C

Inspired by 1 Peter 4:7-11 “Like good stewards of the manifold grace of God, serve one another with whatever gift each of you has received.  Whoever speaks must do so as one speaking the very words of God; whoever serves … Continue reading

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Pentecost 15, Thursday, Year C

Inspired by 1 Peter 3:8-12 “Do not repay evil for evil or abuse for abuse; but, on the contrary, repay with a blessing.  It is for this that you were called—that you might inherit a blessing.”  1 Peter 3:9 (NRSV) … Continue reading

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Pentecost 14, Wednesday, Year C

Inspired by Ezekiel 20:33-44 “There you shall remember your ways and all the deeds by which you have polluted yourselves, and you shall loathe yourselves for all the evils that you have committed.  And you shall know that I am … Continue reading

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Pentecost 14, Tuesday, Year C

Inspired by Revelation 3:7-13 “I know your works.  Look, I have set before you an open door, which no one is able to shut.  I know that you have but little power, and yet you have kept my word and … Continue reading

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Pentecost 14, Monday, Year C

Inspired by Hebrews 3:7-4:11 “So then, a sabbath rest still remains for the people of God; for those who enter God’s rest also cease from their labors as God did from his.  Let us therefore make every effort to enter … Continue reading

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Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C

Inspired by Luke 13:10-17 “Now [Jesus] was teaching in one of the synagogues on the sabbath.  And just then there appeared a woman with a spirit that had crippled her for eighteen years.  She was bent over and was quite … Continue reading

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Pentecost 14, Saturday, Year C

Inspired by Psalm 103:1-8 “The Lord works vindication and justice for all who are oppressed.  He made known his ways to Moses, his acts to the people of Israel.  The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding … Continue reading

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Pentecost 14, Friday, Year C

Inspired by Acts 17:1-9 “After Paul and Silas had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews.  And Paul went in, as was his custom, and on three sabbath days argued … Continue reading

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Pentecost 14, Thursday, Year C

Inspired by Numbers 15:32-41 “The Lord said to Moses: Speak to the Israelites, and tell them to make fringes on the corners of their garments throughout their generations and to put a blue cord on the fringe at each corner.  … Continue reading

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