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Engaging the Word: Readings for 8/2/15 (Tenth Sunday after Pentecost)

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Christ preaching before a crowd. Woodcut. Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a; Psalm 51:1-13 Ephesians 4:1-16; John 6:24-35. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, the prophet Nathan confronts David, Paul teaches how a diverse community can live in unity, and Jesus tells us, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for 7/19/15 (Eighth Sunday after Pentecost)

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The sick are brought to Christ by Jean-Baptiste Jouvenet (1644-1717). Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  2 Samuel 7:1-14a; Psalm 89:20-37; Ephesians 2:11-22; Mark 6:30-34,53-56. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, God promises David that his “house” will last forever, Paul tells us that through Christ the barriers between Jews and Gentiles have been broken down, and we see further… Read more »

Vestry minutes – 6/16/2015 meeting

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2014 Annual Meeting. Photo by Don Olendorf.

June 16, 2015 Vestry Members:  Mike Cotter, Nancy Flowers, Eddie Grim, Helen Hankins, Sue Kelly, Mary Merrill, Michael Mittelstaedt, Donna Olendorf, John Strickler, Jeff Tibbits, Chuck Wolterink (Absentees in Italics) Guests Present:  Mark Stackable, Dave Triplett-EPS (Engineered Protection Systems) Staff Present:  Ann Hackett Clergy Present:  Katheryn King, Daniel Richards Check-in, Scripture & Study:  Daniel started… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for June 28, 2015 (Fifth Sunday after Pentecost)

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Resurrection of Jairus’ daughter by Vasily Polenov (1844-1927). Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27; Psalm 130; 2 Corinthians 8:7-15; Mark 5:21-43. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, David grieves the deaths of Saul and Jonathan, Paul promotes good financial stewardship, and Jesus heals a woman and a girl. 2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27: This week… Read more »