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...

December 8, 2019 – Isaiah 11:1-10

This Sunday’s Scripture: Isaiah 11:1-10 11 A shoot shall come out from the stump of Jesse, and a branch shall grow out of his roots. 2 The spirit of the Lord shall rest on him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of...

November 17, 2019 – Luke 17:11-19

Luke 17:11-19 – New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Jesus Cleanses Ten Lepers 11 On the way to Jerusalem Jesus[a] was going through the region between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he entered a village, ten lepers[b] approached him. Keeping their distance, 13 they...

November 10, 2019 – Luke 19:1-10

Luke 19:1-10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Jesus and Zacchaeus 19 He entered Jericho and was passing through it. 2 A man was there named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was rich. 3 He was trying to see who Jesus was, but on account of the crowd he...

November 3, 2019 – Ephesians 1:11-23

Ephesians 1:11-23  (New Revised Standard Version) 11 In Christ we have also obtained an inheritance,[a] having been destined according to the purpose of him who accomplishes all things according to his counsel and will, 12 so that we, who were the first to set our...

October 27, 2019 – Isaiah 43:15-21

Isaiah 43:15-21 (New Revised Standard Version) 15 I am the LORD, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King. 16 Thus says the LORD, who makes a way in the sea, a path in the mighty waters, 17 who brings out chariot and horse, army and warrior; they lie down, they...

October 20, 2019 – 1 Corinthians 12:12-27

1 Corinthians 12: 12-27 (NRSV) 12 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. 13 For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—Jews or Greeks, slaves or free—and we were...