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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel read on June 24, 2018

Faith is private capital stored in one’s own house. It is like a public savings-bank or loan office, from which individuals receive assistance in their days of need; but here the creditor quietly takes his interest for himself. Johann Wolfgang … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel read on Sunday, June 24, 2018

Leave the past to the mercy of God, the present to the love of God, and the future to the providence of God. Augustine *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  * It is for God to grant … Continue reading

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Biblical texts we will read in church services on Sunday, June 1, 2018

Sunday, June 26–July 2 Wisdom 1:13-15; 2:23-24 (Humankind made for immortality); or Lamentations 3:23-33 (Great is God’s faithfulness); Psalm 30 (You have lifted me up); 2 Corinthians 8:7-15 (Excel in generosity following Jesus); Mark 5:21-43 (Christ heals a woman and Jairus’ … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on June 17, 2018

Household Prayer: Morning Did you hear, O God, the morning stars sing together this morning— just as you heard them at the dawn of creation? Open my ears today to the music of creation: where it sings and rejoices, where … Continue reading

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Bible Reading for church services on Sunday, June 24, 2018

Sunday, June 19–25 Job 38:1-11 (The Creator of earth and sea); Psalm 107:1-3 23-32 (God stilled the storm); 2 Corinthians 6:1-13 (Paul’s defense of his ministry); Mark 4:35-41 (Christ calming the sea) (New International Version) Job 38:1-11 The Lord Speaks … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel read on Sunday, June 10, 2018

One might risk a comment…about the mysterious “blasphemy against the Holy Ghost” which hath no forgiveness. What can God Himself do for the man who will not acknowledge the truth he knows, or follow the light he sees? Alexander Miller … Continue reading

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Bible readings for Sunday, June 17, 2018

Sunday, June 12–18 Ezekiel 17:22-24 (The sign of the cedar); Psalm 92:1-4 12-15 (The righteous are like a cedar of Lebanon); 2 Corinthians 5:6-10 [11-13] 14-17 (In Christ a new creation); Mark 4:26-34 (The parable of the mustard seed) (New … Continue reading

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The Bible passages we will read on Sunday, June 10, 2018

Sunday, June 5–11 Genesis 3:8-15 (God confronts Adam and Eve); Psalm 130 (With you there is forgiveness); 2 Corinthians 4:13—5:1 (Renewed in the inner nature); Mark 3:20-35 (Doing the work of God)(New International Version) Genesis 3:8-15 8 Then the man and … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on Sunday, June 10, 2018

Household Prayer: Morning Morning has broken, loving God—the shards of light scattering the long darkness of night. Help me to carry into this day the sure knowledge of your forgiveness, steadfast love, and great power to redeem. May I do … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on Sunday June 3, 2017

Household Prayer: Morning The day, O God, began when I awakened to receive it as a gift from you. Help me this day to measure time well, to see each moment within the larger sweep of time. Whether I have … Continue reading

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