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  • The Lectionary Gospel

    Mark 4:35-41

    Author: Scott Hoezee

    For fishermen ostensibly accustomed to being out on the water—presumably in all kinds of weather—the  disciples sure panicked over the weather often enough in the gospels.  The only calm one in all those storms-at-sea situations was the… More...

  • Old Testament Lectionary

    1 Samuel 17:(1a, 4-11, 19-23), 32-49

    Author: Stan Mast

    As we continue to trace the development of the monarchy in Israel and use that history to reflect on the relationship between human leadership and divine sovereignty in our own lives, we come to this famous story… More...

  • The Lectionary Psalms

    Psalm 107:1-3, 23-32

    Author: Scott Hoezee

    The Lectionary assigns Psalm 107 now and again—the most recent time was just earlier this year in March—but chops it up somewhat differently each time.  It never assigns the whole psalm, even though thematically it all hangs… More...

  • Lectionary Epistle

    2 Corinthians 6:1-13

    Author: Doug Bratt

    2 Corinthians 6 virtually drips with pathos. It reveals the heart of an apostle who has been both reconciled to God and invites others to be reconciled to God, but has been stonewalled by people to whom… More...

  • En Español

    I Corintios 16.13-14

    Author: Leopoldo Cervantes-Ortiz

    Manténganse siempre en estado de alerta, pero confiando en Cristo. Sean fuertes y valientes, y todo lo que hagan, háganlo con amor. I Corintios 16.13-14, TLA Trasfondo bíblico La exhortación a ser “fuertes y valientes” es algo… More...