Question of the Day, Saturday, September 14, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  Who was more lost, the scribes and the Pharisees, or the tax collectors and sinners? Why?

This week’s text for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 15:1-10 (NRSV)

Question of the Day, Friday, September 13, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  Assuming that you are the sheep that was lost, what are your feelings about this shepherd who leaves 99 “good” sheep to go searching for you?

This week’s text for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 15:1-10 (NRSV)

Question of the Day, Thursday, September 12, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  Assuming that you are one of the 99 “good” sheep, what are your feelings about this shepherd who leaves you all alone to go after the sheep that was lost?

This week’s text for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 15:1-10 (NRSV)

Question of the Day, Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  Whose fault was it that the sheep got lost, the shepherd’s or the sheep’s, and why does it matter?

This week’s text for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 15:1-10 (NRSV)

Question of the Day, Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  Why would the religious elite be concerned that Jesus was welcoming and eating with sinners and tax collectors?

This week’s text for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 15:1-10 (NRSV)

Video of Worship, Sunday, September 8, 2019

This is the video of the worship service held on Sunday, September 9, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.; Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost.

Thank you to our Contemporary Band for leading us in worship today! Congratulations to the students who received their Bible today!

Question of the Day, Monday, September 9, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  Why would tax collectors and other sinners come to listen to Jesus?

This week’s text for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 15:1-10 (NRSV)

Question of the Day, Saturday, September 7, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  In what ways is the cost of discipleship worth it?

This week’s text for the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 14:25-33 (NRSV)

Announcements for Sunday, September 8, 2019

If you would like a sneak peak at the announcements for Sunday, September 8, 2019 click here: 20190908 Announcements

Here are ways in which we are able to monetarily support victims of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas:

1) Make an online donation at: www.lwr.org

2) Write on your offering Envelope “Hurricane Dorian” & place it in the offering plate.

3) Directly mail a check (in the memo write “Hurricane Dorian”) and mail to:
Lutheran World Relief
Attn: Hurricane Dorian
PO Box 17061
Baltimore, MD 21297-1061

4) Join us as we lift up our brothers & sisters in Christ in prayer.

 

Question of the Day, Friday, September 6, 2019

The Question of the Day helps prepare you for next Sunday’s focus text in worship. These questions are posted here each day offering an opportunity for discussion. (Just click in the title of this post and you will be taken to the discussion window.) Try it out for a week and see how Jesus will use your time of pondering upon God’s word to deepen your faith.

Today’s question is:  In what ways is discipleship more important or valuable than all of your possessions?

This week’s text for the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Luke 14:25-33 (NRSV)