Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 16

Thursday, March 4 – Written by Jan Wood Daly Holding On and Being Held – Genesis 17: 1-7, 15-16 The story of Abram and Sarai is a story of hope and promise. When Abram was 99, God made a covenant with him and with his wife Sarai. In the Hebrew language, the...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 15

Wednesday, March 3 – Written by Nora Sanders Praise? – Psalm 22:23-31 You who fear the Lord, praise him!  That is the first line in the passage from Psalm 22 that I am to reflect on. Interesting, that word “praise.” That was my word last year. At the beginning of 2020 when each...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 14

Tuesday, March 2 – Written by Beth Pollock The Light of the World – Matthew 5: 13-16 When I read this passage, it felt very personal. “You” are the light of the world, Jesus said. That’s me … and you … every one of us with our own unique light to shine...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 13

Monday, March 1 – Written by Rev. Adam Hanley A Laundry List of God’s Grace – Matthew 5:1-12 The fifth chapter of the Gospel of Matthew begins one of the most famous speeches of Jesus: the Sermon on the Mount. His sermon begins with these verses, which are often referred to as...

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Lenten Devotional 2021: Day 12

Sunday, February 28 – Written by Rev. Maya Landell Chapter 28 – A New Path to Aliveness – Matthew 5:17-48 “There are three ways to ultimate success. The first way is to be kind. The second way is to be kind. The third way is to be kind.” – Fred Rogers. “There’s an alternative....

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