season of Easter

Easter Week Four

& archive, Year B.

Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ, You call us to come To be with you, And to bear the cost Of giving up our false self. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear your voice Help me to follow you in all of life, And to walk in the joy and freedom… Read more »

Easter Week Three

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Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ, You call us to come To be with you, And to bear the cost Of giving up our false self. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear you, Even when I hide and doubt. Help me to follow you in all of life, And to walk… Read more »

Easter Week Two

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Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ, You call us to come To be with you, And to bear the cost Of giving up our false self. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear you, Even when I hide and doubt. Help me to follow you in all of life, And to walk… Read more »

Easter Week 7

& archive, Year A.

Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ, You  call us to come To be with you. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear you, To receive your Spirit, To be led by your Spirit. Amen Read slowly. Listen deeply. Indwell the scripture. Season of Easter: Seventh Sunday Our gospel companions invite us to… Read more »

Easter Week 6

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Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ Companion and guide Help us to hear To rest in your guidance And be awake to your Spirit Who makes your home in us To know your Spirit As we are known. Amen Season of Easter:  Sixth Sunday The lectionary guide takes us into an upstairs room in a… Read more »

Easter Week 5

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Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ Shepherd and Guardian of our souls You  call us by name To be with you To follow you By your Spirit open my eyes To see you, to hear your voice Warm my heart to know Your Way and design In life, through death, and In your Father’s house.   … Read more »

Easter Week 3

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Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ, You  call us to come To be with you. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear you, To receive your Spirit, To be led by your Spirit. Amen Read slowly. Listen deeply. Indwell the scripture. Season of Easter:  Third Sunday The lectionary guide leads us through… Read more »

Easter Week 4

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Prayer before reading: Lord Jesus Christ Shepherd and Guardian of our souls You  call us by name To be with you To follow you By your Spirit open my eyes To see you, to hear your voice Warm my heart to know Your Way and design In my life, and in the world.    Amen Read… Read more »

Easter Week 2

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As we enter the Easter narratives, we are in earthquake country. The ground is still shifting, the landscape we once knew is changing before our eyes.  This is resurrection world transforming the fault lines of death and its multiple layers of loss and separation, into the ground of God’s new creation—the great healing has now… Read more »

Holy Week and Easter

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Holy week is a season of vigil; an invitation to enter into the gospel narrative, to stay present, day by day, night by night. The great storm which has been mounting against Jesus is now breaking. But he stays. And he invites us to stay: “Stay with me. Watch and pray.” (Matthew 26) On the… Read more »