Monthly Archives: August 2014

Week of August 31, 2014

You duped me, O Lord, and I let myself be duped… (Jeremiah 20:7) Ever felt like you were duped by God? The prophet Jeremiah certainly did. He was called by God. Jeremiah objected. He was too young. Using the term Michelle Stewart, our Director of Religious Education, used a couple of weekends ago when she […]

Week of August 24, 2014

Jesus said to his disciples, “But who do you say that I am?” (Mt. 16:15) Below is an excerpt from Ted Wolgamot in Celebration. That same question, of course, is not addressed only to his first followers thousands of years ago. It echoes down through the centuries until it lands on each of our ears […]

Week of August 10, 2014

During the fourth watch of the night, he came toward them walking on the sea. (Mt. 14:25) In her reflection this week in Celebration Patricia Sanchez quotes Methodist pastor William Ritter about the experience of the disciples as they see Jesus walking on water. …the fourth watch of the night…That would be 3:00 in the […]