Evangelectionary for Sunday, May 15, 2016 – Pentecost

Texts:  Acts 2:1-21; Psalm 104:24-35; Romans 8:14-17; John 14:8-17, 25-27 Reflection by Joshua Brockway, director for spiritual life and discipleship, Church of the Brethren An encounter with God is never easy to explain. Words are not enough to describe the heart of the experience. But Luke, master storyteller that he is, has left us clues about […]

Weekly Evangelectionary for Sunday, May 24, 2015

Lectionary (Year B): Acts 2:1-21 or Ezekiel 37:1-14; Psalm 104:24-34, 35b; Romans 8:22-27 or Acts 2:1-21; John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15 Theme: “Where is God When We Suffer?” Message: Pentecost reminds us that God comes to the world of pain and suffering and brings the power that Christ promised would follow His departure (John 15).  It is […]

Evangelectionary for Sunday June 8, 2014 – Pentecost

All readings for the WeekActs 2:1-21 or Num 11:24-30Ps 104:24-34, 35b1 Cor 12:3b-13 or Acts 2:1-21John 20:19-23 or John 7:34-39Focus Questions1. What are the different kinds of “languages” spoken in church today?2. In what ways do you share Peter’s experience, of interpreting the present moment in your life through the lens of Scripture?3. How do […]

Weekly Reflection: July 3, 2011

Lectionary (Year A) Revised Common Lectionary: Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67, Psalm 45:10-17 or Psalm 72, Romans 7:15-25a, Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 Theme: Third Sunday After Pentecost Message: The season of Pentecost provides us with the ongoing opportunity to invite Christian believers to renew their faith. This is a time for the church to refocus on evangelism, […]