Apr 25, 2021
Texts: Luke 6:12-16 and Luke 8:1-3
Description: Jesus called a variety of people to follow him and become his disciples. Through their relationships with him they also were formed into relationship with each other, a community of disciples. A faith community is one of the few spaces in our lives where we’re called or...
Apr 19, 2021
Text: Luke 24:36-48
Description: Jesus is risen from the dead and appears to his disciples. His appearance understandably freaks them out. To prove it’s really him and not a ghost, Jesus invites them to touch him and he even eats in front of them. Once again, God shows how real Jesus is and how far God is...
Apr 11, 2021
Gospel: John 20: 19-31
Description: Peace can be elusive in a world divided. Jesus appears to us daily and says "Shalom Aleichem" (Peace be upon you) and restores our peace.
Apr 5, 2021
Text: Mark 16:1-8
Description: “So they went out and fled from the tomb, for terror and amazement had seized them; and they said nothing to anyone, for they were afraid.” Mark’s story of the resurrection ends abruptly, not with joy and celebration but with fear, awe and terror. It’s the story for us now in...
Apr 2, 2021
Text: John 13:12-17, 31b-35
Description: For God, love isn’t just a feeling. Love is personified in Jesus. On Maundy Thursday, Jesus shows us that love is about giving and receiving. By Jesus’ example, we are commanded to love one another.