In the opening and closings chapters of the Bible, we find described the “Tree of Life.” It was in the Garden of Eden, a tree Adam and Eve could eat…
In the face of all we are currently going through, we easily find ourselves worried about keeping ourselves and others safe, focused on not dying. In the lesson today, however,…
Water is a basic element that all living things need to survive. Most of us can identify with personal experiences of thirst; and how wonderful even a tiny sip of…
Faith is Abraham’s legacy. He believed God’s credibility and followed His command, going off into the unknown and entrusting Him with his future. Nicodemus was faced with the same challenge:…
Temptation. Sin. Choosing right from wrong. How we respond marks us as human beings. The familiar story of Adam and Eve is just as relevant today as it was in…

Worship: Service, not Serve Us

February 23, 2020
Both Moses and Jesus had mountaintop experiences. Transfiguration is the turning point of both the Gospel narrative and the Church year. Jesus sets his face toward Jerusalem, and so do…
God calls us to walk in ways that lead to life and abundance. In his final address, Moses points out that there are consequences to following a different path. Jesus…

The Difference Light Makes

February 9, 2020
A light shining in the darkness: that is what Christ is. And what we are called to be reflectors of His light, shining upon the earth with justice and righteousness.…

Fight, Flight…or Faith?

February 2, 2020
What does the Lord require of us? Micah spells it out: to do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with our God. Simple—yet what a challenge to anyone who knows…