Tag: Galatians

  • Readings: Trinity 15

    Anxious Bondage vs. Confident Trust “You cannot serve God and money” (Matt. 6:24–34), for they require two contrary forms of service. Worry is the worship given to the false god […]

  • Readings: Trinity 14

    The Cry of Faith: Lord, Have Mercy The ten lepers cried out from a distance, “Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!” (Luke 17:11–19). Their condition cut them off from God […]

  • Readings: Trinity 13

    Jesus Is Our Good Samaritan The Law cannot help us or give us life. Rather, it confines everyone under sin as wounded and naked before God (Gal. 3:15–22). So it […]

  • Readings: Blessed Virgin Mary (August 15)

    Old Testament: Isaiah 61:7-11 7 Instead of your shame there shall be a double portion; instead of dishonor they shall rejoice in their lot; therefore in their land they shall […]

  • Readings: Proper 6C

    Old Testament: 2 Samuel 11:26-12:10, 13-14 11:26 When the wife of Uriah heard that Uriah her husband was dead, she lamented over her husband. 27 And when the mourning was […]

  • Readings: Proper 5C

    Old Testament: 1 Kings 17:17-24 17 After this the son of the woman, the mistress of the house, became ill. And his illness was so severe that there was no […]

  • Readings: Proper 4C

    Old Testament: 1 Kings 8:22-24, 27-29, 41-43 22 Then Solomon stood before the altar of the LORD in the presence of all the assembly of Israel and spread out his […]

  • Readings: Proper 9C

    Old Testament: Isaiah 66:10-14 10 “Rejoice with Jerusalem, and be glad for her, all you who love her; rejoice with her in joy, all you who mourn over her; 11 […]

  • Readings: Proper 8C

    Old Testament: 1 Kings 19:9b-21 9 And behold, the word of the LORD came to him, and he said to him, “What are you doing here, Elijah?” 10 He said, […]

  • Readings: Proper 7C

    Old Testament: Isaiah 65:1-9 1 I was ready to be sought by those who did not ask for me; I was ready to be found by those who did not […]