Weekly Evangelectionary for June 28, 2015

Fourth Sunday After Pentecost 1 Samuel 17:(1a , 4-11, 19-23), 32-49 Psalm 9:9-20 (UMH 744)2 Corinthians 6:1-13; Mark 4:35-41 Theme: Walking In Victory Message: Facing Goliaths of Life The story of David and Goliath is probably one of the best known in Scripture. It excites our imagination as a little guy; David faces a huge, […]

Weekly Evangelectionary for Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Psalm 25:1-10; Genesis 9:8-17; 1 Peter 3:18-22; Mark 1:9-15 Theme: The Power of Choice Message: Learning to Make the Right Choices The Psalmist poses a thought provoking question in Psalms 25:12. “What man is he that feareth the Lord?” Ponder his question for a moment…Then allow that question to provoke a self examination. Walking in […]

Books from the AME-Zion Bureau of Evangelism

The New Tears of a Clown is about accepting the challenge to unmask, to be real, and to face life in its essence.  Often we cover our hurts, jealousy, malice, bitterness, fears, doubts, and other things with outward piety.  This book reminds us to stop pretending in order for the power of God to heal […]

Evangelectionary: October 24 2010

by Otis T. McMillan Complementary Series Jeremiah 14:7-10, 19-22 or Sirach 35:12-17; Psalm 84:1-7 (5); 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18; Luke 18:9-14 Theme: The Peril of Self-righteous Praying! Message: In the first eight verses of Luke 18, Jesus taught about the importance of praying persistently. Beginning in verse 9, he tells another parable about prayer that warns against self […]

Evangelectionary: Sunday October 17, 2010

by Otis T. McMillan Lectionary: Genesis 32:22-31; Psalm 121 (2); 2 Timothy 3:14–4:5; Luke 18:1-8 Theme: A Call To Prayer Message: Jesus in Luke 17 concludes the chapter by making the disciples aware of the turbulent times ahead. Jesus describes those days as the days of Lot when sin and sorrow would greatly increase. In verse 32, he […]