February 16, 2020 – Isaiah 12:1-6

Today’s Readings: Isaiah 12:1-6 (New Revised Standard Version) 12 You will say in that day: I will give thanks to you, O Lord, for though you were angry with me, your anger turned away, and you comforted me. 2 Surely God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be...

February 2, 2020 – Matthew 5:1-12

Today’s Reading is: Gospel of Matthew 5:1-12 Version (NRSV)  The Beatitudes 5 When Jesus[a] saw the crowds, he went up the mountain; and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 Then he began to speak, and taught them, saying: 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit,...

January 26, 2019 – 1 Corinthians 1:10-18

1 Corinthians 1:10-18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Divisions in the Church 10 Now I appeal to you, brothers and sisters,[a] by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you be in agreement and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in...

January 19, 2019 – Isaiah 41: 4-10

Isaiah 41: 4-10, New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Who has performed and done it, Calling the generations from the beginning? ‘I, the Lord, am the first; And with the last I am He’” 5 The coastlands saw it and feared, The ends of the earth were afraid; They drew...

January 12, 2019 – Matthew 3: 13-17

Scripture for Epiphany Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 Matthew 3: 13-17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Baptism of Jesus 13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to John at the Jordan, to be baptized by him. 14 John would have prevented him, saying, “I need to be baptized by...

January 5, 2020 – Matthew 2:1-12

Scripture for Epiphany Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020 Matthew 2:1-12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Visit of the Wise Men 2 In the time of King Herod, after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men[a] from the East came to Jerusalem, 2 asking, “Where is the child...

December 29, 2019 – Matthew 2:13-23

Matthew 2:13-23 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Escape to Egypt 13 Now after they had left, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I tell you; for Herod is...

December 22, 2019 – Matthew 1:18-25

Matthew 1:18-25 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)  The Birth of Jesus the Messiah 18 Now the birth of Jesus the Messiah took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found to be with child from the...

December 15, 2019 – Isaiah 40:3-5

Scripture for Sunday, December 15, 2019 Isaiah 40:3-5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 3 A voice cries out: “In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make straight in the desert a highway for our God. 4 Every valley shall be lifted up, and every mountain and...