Sunday’s Reading for August 7, 2022

Sunday’s Reading for August 7, 2022

During Pentecost Season 2020, the Revised Common Lectionary offers two “tracks” of readings from the Hebrew Bible. Congregations may choose either track. The first track of readings follows major stories and themes, read mostly continuously from week to week. The...
The Secret of Life

The Secret of Life

Driving to Jacksonville from Palm Beach last month, I was listening to a country music station. A song by Faith Hill entitled, “The Secret of Life,” came on the radio, and I was struck by the words about the nightly ritual of a couple of regulars at the “Starlight...
Sunday’s Reading for July 31, 2022

Sunday’s Reading for July 31, 2022

During Pentecost Season 2020, the Revised Common Lectionary offers two “tracks” of readings from the Hebrew Bible. Congregations may choose either track. The first track of readings follows major stories and themes, read mostly continuously from week to week. The...
Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Lord, Teach Us to Pray

I vividly remember an experience I had as a young teenager in the 1960s. I was playing sandlot baseball with my buddies, and overhead flew six B-52 Bombers. We knew they were on their way to Vietnam to carry out bombing missions. When the planes were out of sight and...
Sunday’s Reading for July 24, 2022

Sunday’s Reading for July 24, 2022

During Pentecost Season 2020, the Revised Common Lectionary offers two “tracks” of readings from the Hebrew Bible. Congregations may choose either track. The first track of readings follows major stories and themes, read mostly continuously from week to week. The...