Monthly Archives: February 2015

Lent 2, Saturday, Year B

Inspired by Mark 8:27-30 “Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, ‘Who do people say that I am?’ And they answered him, ‘John the Baptist; and others, … Continue reading

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Lent 2, Friday, Year B

Inspired by Psalm 22:23-31 “Posterity will serve him; future generations will be told about the Lord, and proclaim his deliverance to a people yet unborn, saying that he has done it.” Psalm 22:30-31 (NRSV) Regardless of how troubled the world … Continue reading

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Lent 2, Thursday, Year B

Inspired by Romans 3:21-31 “For there is no distinction, since all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God; they are now justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.” Romans … Continue reading

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Lent 1, Wednesday, Year B

Inspired by Proverbs 30:1-9 “Two things I ask of you; do not deny them to me before I die: Remove far from me falsehood and lying; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the food that I need, … Continue reading

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Lent 1, Tuesday, Year B

Inspired by 1 Peter 3:8-18a “Finally, all of you, have unity of spirit, sympathy, love for one another, a tender heart, and a humble mind.” 1 Peter 3:8 (NRSV) What should a Christian community look like? It has nothing to … Continue reading

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Lent 1, Monday, Year B

Inspired by Ephesians 2:1-10 “For by grace you have been saved through faith, and this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God—not the result of works, so that no one may boast. For we are what … Continue reading

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First Sunday in Lent, Year B

Inspired by Genesis 9:8-17 “When the bow is in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is on the earth.” Genesis 9:16 (NRSV) As we go … Continue reading

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Lent 1, Saturday, Year B

Inspired by Matthew 9:2-13 “And as [Jesus] sat at dinner in the house, many tax collectors and sinners came and were sitting with him and his disciples. When the Pharisees saw this, they said to his disciples, ‘Why does your … Continue reading

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Lent 1, Friday, Year B

Inspired by Daniel 9:15-25a “Incline your ear, O my God, and hear. Open your eyes and look at our desolation and the city that bears your name. We do not present our supplication before you on the ground of our … Continue reading

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Lent 1, Thursday, Year B

Inspired by Daniel 9:1-14 “Then I turned to the Lord God, to seek an answer by prayer and supplication with fasting and sackcloth and ashes. I prayed to the LORD my God and made confession, saying, ‘Ah, Lord, great and … Continue reading

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