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Lent the Roots 2015 Watering image by Jan Richardson
Watering the Roots  Creating a Culture of Generous Faith Dear Friends, Throughout this year, we will be considering the ge...
As God   s chosen ones, holy and beloved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience. B...
Lent 2015 Getting to Know Ourselves, Getting to Know God  A Lenten Journey in Psalms Preface Strategies for Opening the Sc...
Preface     When we read the Psalms, we are meant to learn things about God and about human nature and about how life is t...
Strategies for Opening the Scriptures Read through Ben Patterson   s ways to spend time with psalms. Try approaching the s...
Responding to Revelations in the Psalms Read the brief context provided with each psalm. Then, consider the tension or jux...
Feb. 18th - Feb. 22nd Psalm 25 1-10   Our Shame God   s steadfast love How have you known God   s steadfast love  What bib...
Feb. 23rd - March 1st Psalm 22 22-31   Our remembering God   s forgetting How is God being or has God been generous in for...
March 2nd - March 8th Psalm 19   Our striving God   s comforting In what situations have you recognized your inadequacies ...
March 9th - March 15th Psalm 107 1-3,17-22   Our ignorance God   s wisdom When have you complained to God   What did you w...
March 16th - March 22nd Psalm 119 9-16   Our time  chronos  God   s time  kairos  What is the di   erence in the purpose o...
March 23rd - March 29th Psalm 118 1-9,19-29   Our mortality God   s eternity  What meaning does this psalm have for you in...
March 30th - April 5th Psalm 118 1-2,14-24   Our expressions of thanks  God   s life-changing victory Read the entirety of...
Holy Week Readings Day 1  Palm Sunday   Read Matthew 21 1-11.  for more reading  Luke 19 29-44 Mark 11 1-11, John 12 12-50...
Feb. 18th - Feb. 22nd Appendix Psalm 25 1-10   Our Shame God   s steadfast love Context  Usually paired as a lectionary re...
Feb. 23rd - March 1st Appendix Psalm 22 22-31   Our remembering God   s forgetting Context  Usually paired as a lectionary...
March 2nd - March 8th Appendix Psalm 19   Our striving God   s comforting Context  Usually paired as a lectionary response...
March 9th - March 15th Appendix Psalm 107 1-3,17-22   Our ignorance God   s wisdom Context  Usually paired as a lectionary...
March 16th - March 22nd Appendix Psalm 119 9-16   Our time  chronos  God   s time  kairos  Context  Usually paired on this...
March 23rd - March 29th Appendix Psalm 118 1-9,19-29   Our mortality God   s eternity Context  In the lectionary, the psal...
March 30th - April 5th Appendix Psalm 118 1-2,14-24   Our expressions of thanks  God   s life-changing victory Context  Th...
Twitter, Instagram Facebook Spend time each day with the scripture, questions, and the contrasting words about us and God....
Lent 2015 Wednesday  Thursday  18 FEBRUARY 19 ASH WEDNESDAY  Sunday  22  Monday  23  24  Write a prayer to God from your h...
Sunday  8 Read and write your reflections on John 2 13   22.  Monday  9 Pray the Lord   s Prayer slowly today at 9 a.m., N...
for Children and Families Our shame God   s steadfast love Psalm 25 1-10 Even when we do the wrong thing and feel ashamed,...
for Children and Families Our ignorance God   s wisdom Psalm 107 1-3, 17-22 Do your parents ever ask you to stop complaini...
Christ has died, Christ has risen, Christ will come again    this is the gospel of the Holy Week and Easter experiences  C...