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Revised Common Lectionary: Exodus 20:1-17; Psalm 19; 1 Corinthians 1:18-25; John 2:13-22
Narrative Lectionary: Peter’s Denial, John 18:12-27 (Psalm 17:1-7)
See my Lenten Series “Spring Cleaning Your Spiritual Life,” focusing on the Hebrew Scripture readings.
The covenant between God and the people is given via Moses on Mount Sinai, the commandments so that the people […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16; Psalm 22:23-31; Romans 4:13-25; Mark 8:31-38 or 9:2-9
Narrative Lectionary: Jesus Washes Feet, John 13:1-17 (Psalm 51:7-12)
God establishes the covenant with Abram and Sarai, renaming them Abraham and Sarah to reflect their […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Genesis 9:8-17; Psalm 25:1-10; 1 Peter 3:18-22; Mark 1:9-15
Narrative Lectionary: Jesus Raises Lazarus, John 11:1-44 (Psalm 104:27-30)
The Hebrew Scriptures during the season of Lent follow the covenant of God with the people, beginning with […]
Lenten Series 2018 Spring Cleaning Your Spiritual Life (PDF Version)
Spring Cleaning Your Spiritual Life
This series follows the Hebrew Scripture readings for the first five Sundays of Lent, and then the Gospel reading for Palm Sunday.
Lent comes from the Latin meaning “to lengthen” and refers to the lengthening of days in […]
PDF version here: 7 Ways of Resistance for Easter
For fear of the angel, the guards shook and became like dead men.
But the first words out of his mouth are “Don’t be afraid.”
Additional resources for this Sunday can be found at 7 Weeks of Resistance for Lent–Week Six.
Revised Common Lectionary:
Palm Sunday: Psalm 118: 1-2, 19-29; Matthew 21:1-11
Passion Sunday: Isaiah 50:4-9a; Psalm 31:9-16; Philippians 2: 5-11; Matthew 26:14-27:66 or Matthew 27:11-54
Narrative Lectionary: Triumphal Entry, Luke 19:29-44 (Psalm 118:19-23 or vs. 20)
PDF version here: 7 Ways of Resistance for Lent week six
“Truly this man was God’s son!”
Sometimes we understand only too late. Peter understood when the cock crowed. Judas understood when he tried to give back […]
Be sure to also check out the 7 Ways of Resistance for Lent–Week Five for more resources
Revised Common Lectionary: Ezekiel 37:1-14; Psalm 130; Romans 8:6-11; John 11:1-45
Narrative Lectionary: Zacchaeus, Luke 18:31-19:10 (Psalm 84:1-4, 10-12 or vs. 10)
The prophet Ezekiel has a powerful vision when God calls upon him to prophesy to […]
PDF version here: 7 Ways of Resistance for Lent week five
It wasn’t the urgency of Lazarus’ health that moved Jesus.
It wasn’t the concern of the disciples for Jesus’ life, being so close to Jerusalem, […]
Revised Common Lectionary: 1 Samuel 16:1-13; Psalm 23; Ephesians 5:8-14; John 9:1-41
Narrative Lectionary: Rich Man and Lazarus, Luke 16:19-31 (Psalm 41:1-3 or vs. 1)
Be sure to check out the resources for the Ways of Resistance Lenten Theme here: http://rev-o-lution.org/2017/03/02/7-ways-of-resistance-for-lent-week-four/
Samuel anoints David as king in 1 Samuel 16. God has rejected the […]
Release Date: October 8th, 2019