Live the Word to Sunday, a Lectionary Discussion
Preparing the way for the Lord to let God’s Word work in your life during the week to make your worship experience more meaningful. Sermons during Worship services are often based upon the Revised Common Lectionary. You are invited to log onto this site and Leave Comment on the readings presented with your questions and/or thoughts. If you have not already done so,you may register here.
Previous week (10/4/2015, Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost) Job 1:1, 2:1-10; Psalm 26; Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12; Mark 10:2-16
Prior week (10/11/2015, Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost) Job 23:1-9, 16-17; Psalm 22:1-15; Hebrews 4:12-16; Mark 10:17-31
Last week (10/18/2015, Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost) Job 38:1-7 (34-41); Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c; Hebrews 5:1-10; Mark 10:35-45
October 25, 2015, Twenty-second Sunday After Pentecost
Progressing through the “ordinary time”, toward Kindomtide, sustained by and filled with the Holy Spirit, we follow our calling in making disciples after witnessing Pentecost. Our focus has moved from Mathew this past year to the Gospel of Mark for this second year of a three year cycle. As you read this week, consider how the Living Word speaks to you. Jesus is calling you to respond to his Word. Consider the hopeful questions: Where does my help come from? Where do I see God active in the world? How is God calling me to live my life? These scriptures point us toward these profound questions and to faith and to the saving grace of God. It is our hope and prayer that your worship experience be enhanced as you gain a greater sense that God is with you in Jesus Christ.
Job 42:1-6, 10-17 Then Job answered, “I know you can do all things and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted…
Psalm 34:1-8, (19-22) – I will bless the LORD, at all times …
Hebrews 7:23-27 – Furthermore the former priests were many in number…
Mark 10:46-52 – They came to Jericho. As he and his disciples and a large crowd were leaving Jericho…”
Next week (11/1/2015, All Saints Day) Isaiah 25:6-9; Psalm 24; Revelation 21:1-6a; John 11:32-44
Week after next (11/8/2015, Twenty-forth Sunday after Pentecost) Ruth 1:1-18; Psalm 146; Hebrews 9:11-14; Mark 12:28-34
And then (11/15/2015, Twenty-fifth Sunday) 1 Samuel 1:4-20; Psalm 16; Hebrews 10:11-14, (15-18), 19-25; Mark 13:1-8