Tag Archives: Lenten Season

Perversion at Lent

22 Jerusalem, your silver isn’t pure anymore.     Your best wine has been made weak with water. 23 Your rulers refuse to obey the Lord.     They join forces with robbers. All of them love to accept money from those who want special favors. … Continue reading

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Seeking at Lent

Scripture reference: John 4:1-42 (Jesus and the woman of Samaria) Tonight’s passage is a well known one.  I won’t rehash the story since you’ve probably heard it a zillion times in a zillion different ways and in a zillion sermons … Continue reading

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The Countdown Begins

Scripture reference is Jesus’s Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem (Matthew 21:1-11, Mark 11:1-11; Luke 19:28-41; John 12:12-18). Today’s Palm Sunday. This is the day we commemorate Jesus’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem riding on a donkey. Here we see the crowds shouting, … Continue reading

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Dude, Enough Already!

32 And they were on the road, going up to Jerusalem, and Jesus was walking ahead of them. And they were amazed, and those who followed were afraid. And taking the twelve again, he began to tell them what was … Continue reading

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Just All Over the Place

All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way Isaiah 53:6a (King James Version) Tonight’s Scripture is a fitting testament to the human condition: we all have gone astray.  As you know, sheep … Continue reading

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A Word on The Word

38 And his word does not live in you. That’s because you do not believe the one he sent. 39 You study the Scriptures carefully. You study them because you think they will give you eternal life. The Scriptures you study are … Continue reading

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Jesus of the Marginalized

Later Jesus was having dinner at Levi’s house. Many tax collectors and sinners were eating with him and his disciples. They were part of the large crowd following Jesus. Some teachers of the law who were Pharisees were there. They saw … Continue reading

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