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05/25/17

The Feast of the Ascension of the Lord

May 25, 2017The Feast of the Ascension of the Lord Daily ReadingActs 1:1-11Psalm 93This week’s sermon text: James 4:13-17Field NotesOn the 40th day after Easter, Jesus “ascended into heaven and…

05/24/17

That’s Life

May 24, 2017That’s Life Daily ReadingJohn 16:16-24Psalm 93This week’s sermon text: James 4:13-17 Field NotesThe disciples are concerned in two ways by what they hear Jesus saying. They do not…

05/23/17

Beloved of God

May 23, 2017Beloved of God Daily Reading1 Peter 3:8-12Psalm 93This week’s sermon text: James 4:13-17 Field NotesRepay evil and abuse with a blessing! I’m busy right now thinking of how…

05/22/17

Paul and Julius

May 22, 2017Paul and Julius Daily ReadingActs 27:39-44Psalm 93This week’s sermon text: James 4:13-17 Field NotesThe text today is such a short vignette that one might ask, “Why is this…

05/20/17

Choosing Trust

May 20, 2017Choosing Trust Daily ReadingJohn 14:27-29Psalm 66:8-20This week’s sermon text: James 4:1-12 Field Notes“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you…Do not let your hearts be…

05/19/17

Encouragement in the Storm

May 19, 2017Encouragement in the Storm Daily ReadingActs 27:13-38Psalm 66:8-20This week’s sermon text: James 4:1-12 Field NotesIn today’s reading, Paul is a prisoner of the Roman government and being transferred…

05/18/17

Relentless Blessing

May 18, 2017Relentless Blessing Daily ReadingGenesis 6:5-22Psalm 66:8-20This week’s sermon text: James 4:1-12 Field NotesThe story of Noah’s ark is among the most well known of all Bible stories. It…

05/17/17

Freedom or Slavery?

May 17, 2017Freedom or Slavery? Daily ReadingJohn 8:31-38Psalm 102:1-17This week’s sermon text: James 4:1-12 Field NotesTruth. Freedom. Sin. Slavery. Jesus lays it out clearly in our reading for today. Living…

05/16/17

A Bird’s Eye View

May 16, 2017A Bird’s Eye View Daily ReadingProverbs 3:5-12Psalm 102:1-17This week’s sermon text: James 4:1-12 Field NotesToday’s passage from Proverbs is well known and well loved by many. It emphasizes…

05/15/17

The Roundabout Way

May 15, 2017The Roundabout Way Daily ReadingExodus 13:17-22Psalm 102:1-17This week’s sermon text: James 4:1-12 Field Notes When God liberated the Israelites from their bondage in Egypt he led them into…