• Lenten Devotional – March 19, 2020

    Genevieve Dornemann 1 Samuel 15:10-21; Ephesians 4:25-32; Psalm 23  Psalm 23 (Message Translation)  1-3 God, my shepherd! I don’t need a thing. You have bedded me down in lush meadows, you find me quiet pools to drink from. True to your word, you let me catch my breath and send...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 18, 2020

    Jackson Droney Jeremiah 2:4-13; John 7:14-31, 37-39; Psalm 81  Sometimes it is hard to discern what God is saying to us. We have to listen carefully – through prayer, through conversations with trusted family and friends, and through our experience in worship and in daily life. God is always beckoning us, nudging us,...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 17, 2020

    Sarah Johnson Genesis 29:1-4; 1 Corinthians 10:1-4; Psalm 81  “In your distress you called and I rescued you…” (Psalm 81:7)  This phrase caught my attention and made me think about what it looks like to be rescued by God. There are stories and jokes (the man on a roof in a...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 16, 2020

    Paul Ramshaw Genesis 24:1-17; 2 John 1-13; Psalm 81  O Living One, we thank and bless you for the waters you have given us: the water that makes up 60% of our bodies; the water we drink and use to prepare our food; the water we weep when sad; the...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 14, 2020

    Tara Hogan Exodus 16:27:35; John 4:1-6; Psalm 95  The Israelites ate manna forty years, until they came to a land that was settled; they ate manna until they reached the border of Canaan.  Exodus 16:35  O come, let us worship and bow down,  let us kneel before the Lord, our...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 13, 2020

    Exodus 16:9-21; Ephesians 2:11-22; Psalm 95 Liturgical Millennial  (Liturgical Millennial is an Instagram account that writes and posts prayers for everyday situations and things, including Galentine’s Day, enneagrams, and grocery shopping, as well as for secular and Christian holidays. The short prayers are often laugh-out-loud funny but also invite a...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 12, 2020

    March 12th Exodus 16:1-8; Colossians 1:15-23; Psalm 95 Dianne Russell  When I have stepped into darkness the adjustment is real. In my own experience out in the country where no streetlights shine, as I experience the darkness my instinct is to grab the flashlight. And yet, if I wait –often longer than...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 11, 2020

    March 11th Ezekiel 36:22-32; John 7:53-8:11; Psalm 128  I’ll give you a new heart, put a new spirit in you. I’ll remove the stone heart from your body and replace it with a heart that’s God-willed, not self-willed.  Ezekiel 36:24-28 “The Message” Translation  “When my own heart started to feel...

  • Lenten Devotional – March 10, 2020

    March 10th Mark Hindin Readings: Isaiah 65:17-25; Romans 4:6-13; Psalm 128  That great source of spiritual knowledge, Wikipedia, tells us that Isaiah may have toiled as a prophet for as long as 64 years. He wasn’t, however, one of the prophets who had a lot of opportunities to say “I told you...