This month’s guest devotion is written by Rev. Craig Donofrio, Director of Communications for the Eurasia Region. It is based on the Gospel reading found in the one-year lectionary for this past Sunday. Rev. Donofrio and his wife, Paula, are raising the funds needed to deploy to Prague, Czech Republic. This will be home base […]
This week’s devotion reflects on the Psalm reading from this past Sunday, the Second Sunday after Epiphany. It is paired with the Gospel reading concerning the Wedding at Cana. –By Elizabeth Ahlman To The Choirmaster: With stringed Instruments. A Psalm. A Song. 67 May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face […]
And that's how simple it is. Even my nearly three-year old knows the joy of "Baby Jesus" for us. When all of the other words and concepts are too hard, "Baby Jesus" is sure ground on which to land. But that's not how Herod felt. When Herod heard about Baby Jesus, he was troubled. This Baby King would ruin all his power and well-laid plans. And to be honest, this Baby Jesus is trouble for me, too.
Ezekiel and the valley of the dry bones is the reading from today's Treasury of Daily Prayer. During this Epiphany season, our resurrection life in Christ Jesus is revealed to us.