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Today I was cleaning out my inbox and found a link I had emailed myself with ideas for Pentecost (this is the link to an excellent blog post full of ideas!) But I was worried about losing it in an email folder and forgetting about it entirely.
So I went to my Google Calendar, […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Acts 2:1-21 or Numbers 11:24-30; Psalm 104: 24-34, 35b; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 or Acts 2:1-21; John 20:19-23 or John 7:37-39
Narrative Lectionary: Pentecost, Acts 2:1-4, Galatians 4:1-7 (and/or Fruits of the Spirit, Galatians 5:16-26; Luke 11:11-13)
On the day of Pentecost, the spring harvest festival of the Jews, Jewish people from all […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Acts 2:1-21 or Genesis 11:1-9; Psalm 104:24-34, 35b; Romans 8:14-17; John 14:8-17 (25-27)
Narrative Lectionary: Gifts of the Spirit, Acts 2:-14; 1 Corinthians 12:1-13 (Mark 1:4-8)
On this day of Pentecost, the Jews celebrated the first harvest of the spring and many pilgrimaged to Jerusalem. The followers of Jesus had also gathered […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Acts 2:1-21 or Ezekiel 37:1-14; Psalm 104:24-34, 35b; Romans 8:22-27 or Acts 2:1-21; John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15
Narrative Lectionary: Nothing Can Separate Us, Acts 2:1-4 and Romans 8:18-39 (Matthew 28:16-20)
This is the last Sunday of the Narrative Lectionary until September.
On this day of Pentecost, we begin with the passage from […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Acts 2:1-21 or Numbers 11:24-40; Psalm 104:24-34, 35b; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13; John 20:19-23 or John 7:37-39
The Day of Pentecost has come! Celebrating the spring harvest festival in Jewish tradition, the Jews from across the Roman Empire have gathered in Jerusalem, and the followers of Jesus are there, gathering in one place. […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Genesis 11:1-9 (or Acts 2:1-21); Psalm 104:24-34, 35b; John 14:8-17, 25-27; Acts 2:1-21 or Romans 8:14-17
We have reached the day of Pentecost! Pentecost for 50 marks the 50 days (7 weeks) after Easter, but it also marks the spring harvest festival in the Jewish tradition. It has become the celebration of […]
Revised Common Lectionary: Ezekiel 37:1-14; Psalm 104:24-34, 35b; John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15; Acts 2:1-21 or Romans 8:22-27
The familiar passage of Ezekiel prophesying to the dry bones reminds us that breath, wind and Spirit are all connected. They are the same words in Hebrew, the same words in Greek. The wind from God comes over the […]
Apologies… my posts have been running a little later than usual. I normally post 9 days in advance but with moving and having family in town, things are running late!
Revised Common Lectionary readings (note there are alternative readings this day): Acts 2:1-21; Numbers 11:24-30; Psalm 104:24-34, 35b; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13; John 20:19-23; John 7:37-39