Evangelectionary for Sunday, May 7th

Fourth Sunday of Easter:  Acts 2: 42-47; Psalm 23; 1 Peter 2:19-25, John 10:1-10 Message:  “The Good Shepherd” Have you ever seen, on video or, even better, in person, the Navajo shepherd herding their sheep in Monument Valley?  Well, on the reservation the role of the shepherd of the sheep has not changed that much […]

Evangelectionary for Easter Sunday, April 16

Here’s an early Easter gift from Bruce Laverman: Lectionary Sources: Jeremiah 31:1-6; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Colossians 3:1-4; John 20:1-18 or Matthew 28:1-10 Theme: Who is the Jesus you’re looking for today? Message: “Who Are You Looking For?” Jesus asks Mary Magdalene the question in the garden cemetery on the morning of His resurrection. Jesus encounters us today in the midst […]

Evangelectionary for Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016

Lectionary (Year C): Acts 10:34-43 or Isaiah 65:17-25; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; I Corinthians 15:19-26; John 20:1-18 or Luke 24:1-12 Theme: “Resurrection” Message: “Why Are You Crying?” John 20:11-16 Like Mary: If we seek a dead Christ we will not find Him. We don’t find Christ; He finds us! When we see Him, we may not recognize […]

Weekly Evangelectionary for Sunday April 5, 2015

Texts:  Acts 10:34-43; Isaiah 25:6-9; Psalm 118: 1-2, 14-24; 1 Corinthians 15:1-11; John 20:1-18 I come from a family of worriers. Whether it began before or after surviving the Great Depression I am not sure, but there is definitely a tendency toward worry that seems to have been passed down through the generations. The signs […]

Weekly Reflection: Easter Sunday 2011

Here’s an early Easter gift from Bruce Laverman: Lectionary Sources: Jeremiah 31:1-6; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Colossians 3:1-4; John 20:1-18 or Matthew 28:1-10 Theme: Who is the Jesus you’re looking for today? Message: “Who Are You Looking For?” Jesus asks Mary Magdalene the question in the garden cemetery on the morning of His resurrection. Jesus encounters […]