April 1, 2020

Hymn ELW 720 – “We Are Called” Come! Live in the light! Shine with the joy and the love of the Lord! We are called to be light for the kingdom, to live in the freedom of the city of God. Refrain:      We are called to act with justice,      we are called to

March 31, 2020

1 Kings 17:8-16   Then the word of the Lord came to him, saying, “Go now to Zarephath, which belongs to Sidon, and live there; for I have commanded a widow there to feed you.” So he set out and went to Zarephath. When he came to the gate of the town, a widow was there gathering sticks; he called

March 30, 2020

Matthew 25:35, 40 I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me… Truly I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brethren, you did it to me. Reflection: Hunger is very close

March 28, 2020

John 6:25-35  When they found him on the other side of the sea, they said to him, “Rabbi, when did you come here?” Jesus answered them, “Very truly, I tell you, you are looking for me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate your fill of the loaves. Do not work for the food that

March 27, 2020

HYMN ELW 512 – “Lord, Let My Heart Be Good Soil” Lord, let my heart be good soil, open to the seed of your word. Lord, let my heart be good soil, where love can grow and peace is understood. When my heart is hard, break the stone away. When my heart is cold, warm

March 26, 2020

Luke 3  And the crowds asked him, “What then should we do?” In reply he [John the Baptist] said to them, “Whoever has two coats must share with anyone who has none; and whoever has food must do likewise.” Even tax collectors came to be baptized, and they asked him, “Teacher, what should we do?” He said to

March 25, 2020

Mark 6:30-44 The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. He said to them, “Come away to a deserted place all by yourselves and rest a while.” For many were coming and going, and they had no leisure even to eat. And they went away in the boat

March 24, 2020

Psalm 146: 5-7 Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord his God, who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, who keeps faith forever; who executes justice for the oppressed, who gives food to the hungry. Reflection: Last fall, Kris and

March 23, 2020

Acts 14:15-17  “Friends, why are you doing this? We are mortals just like you, and we bring you good news, that you should turn from these worthless things to the living God, who made the heaven and the earth and the sea and all that is in them. In past generations he allowed all the nations

March 21, 2020

Matthew 6:9-13 “Pray then in this way:      Our Father in heaven,           hallowed be your name.           Your kingdom come.      Your will be done,          on earth as it is in heaven.      Give us this day our daily bread.    And forgive us our debts,           as we also have forgiven our