Communion Gathering

August 27, 2021 Scripture Resource Passage: 1 Corinthians 11 Communion blossoms from the words of Jesus. A key leader adds color to the adapted Passover evening. Adding to our understanding he writes, “For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you: The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread,and whenContinue reading “Communion Gathering”

As The Imperfect Disciple

July 2, 2021 Two posts for Imperfect Disciples are available for your reflection. Check them out by date. April 6, 2021 June 17, 2021 These are the first posts in an occasional series which continues throughout the year. Grace and peace to each of you. To all friends throughout the United States of America–happy JulyContinue reading “As The Imperfect Disciple”

The Imperfect Disciple

June 18, 2021 When the Spotlight Feels Like Fire Scripture Resource Passage: Exodus 6 Moses’ words of self-description, “…I speak with faltering lips,” are emotionally bracketing bookends within his soul (Exodus 6:12 & 30). Today’s Scripture resource is held together with identical-twin statements.  When we repeat our words and phrases, when we repeat ourselves inContinue reading “The Imperfect Disciple”

Grace Covers Anger, At Least on This Occasion

June 4, 2021 Scripture Resource Passage: Exodus 4 To Moses Clearing his throat and with downcast eyes Moses may have said, [About this speaking assignment Lord God Almighty,] “Pardon your servant, Lord. I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue”Continue reading “Grace Covers Anger, At Least on This Occasion”

The Imperfect Disciple

Called to Perfection Easter Week 2021, Inaugural Post “Be perfect as I am perfect.” Scripture’s stunning phrases trouble me. Piercing words expressing the true desire of God. Nothing missing. No voids or lapses. Rather completeness, with holiness and wholeness, living as the human being I am meant to be. I should be saturated with theContinue reading “The Imperfect Disciple”