Worship July 12- Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

Worship July 12- Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

Sowing Seeds of Life and Hope Introduction God’s word is like the rain that waters the earth and brings forth vegetation. It is also like the sower who scatters seed indiscriminately. Our lives are like seeds sown in the earth. Even from what appears to be little,...
Worship July 5- Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

Worship July 5- Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

Humility as Freedom Introduction The mystery of God’s ways is sometimes hidden from the wise and intelligent. Jesus associates with those often excluded from the religious community.  Like Paul, we struggle with our own selfish desires and seek God’s mercy and...
Worship Fourth Sunday after Pentecost: June 28

Worship Fourth Sunday after Pentecost: June 28

Baptized into Christ Introduction The welcome of baptism is for all God’s children. This baptismal gift sets us free from the power of sin and death. In today’s gospel, Christ promises that the disciple who gives a cup of cold water to the little ones serves Christ...
Worship Third Sunday after Pentecost: June 21

Worship Third Sunday after Pentecost: June 21

Baptized into Christ Introduction God does not promise that the path of the disciple will be easy. Jeremiah feels the pain of rejection from those who do not want to hear what he has to say. Jesus declares that his words may bring stark division. Even so, we need not...