Monthly Archives: January 2016

COCU12C.Epiphany 4C.31January2016

Readings Jeremiah 1:4-10 Psalm 71:1-6 1 Corinthians 13:1-13 Luke 4:21-30 Fear When God calls us on to larger life, we rarely see much beyond the next step. When Isaiah was called by God, his first response was to say, “Woe … Continue reading

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January 7th: Christ the student

Jan 7 – “Christ the Student” © artwork by Br. Mickey McGrath, OSFS. (posted on ELCA Facebook page) This painting depicts Jesus as a student at the age of twelve. According to the gospel of Luke, He sat amidst the … Continue reading

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COCU9C.Baptism of Christ.10January2016

(See also Baptism on this site and COCU9B) Children’s sermon ideas – check out this new blog with ideas using things from the ‘dollar store’. Keep an eye on the blog for forward planning, http://dskidsermons.wordpress.com Sermon by Bill Peddie for … Continue reading

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COCU11C.Epiphany 3C.24January2016

A reflection by Steve Garnaas-Holmes on the 1 Corinthians reading (we are the body of Christ): Out running in the cold winter air, most of my body was warm, but my fingers were cold. Riding my bike, it’s my forehead … Continue reading

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COCU10C.Epiphany 2C.17January,2016

Beloved, you make the water of my life into wine, my ordinary into your holy. You request miracles of me the moment before I know I’m ready. What was for purification of uncleanness you make into celebration of beauty. You … Continue reading

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