Tag Archives: 2 Samuel

Bidding Prayer for Ordinary Time

Come, let us pray for the body of Christ as it gathers throughout the world. (people may silently or quietly voice their prayers) Holy God of all times, places, and peoples, remind us that your way is the path we … Continue reading

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Not Exactly Original, But Sin Nonetheless

Scriptures about power, greed, sin, and forgiveness aren’t always welcome today. Somewhere along the line, talking about sin has gone out of fashion almost to the extreme. I was once the short-term interim at a church that wouldn’t allow a … Continue reading

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On Dancing and Deserts

RCL – July 15, 2012 – Seventh Sunday after Pentecost 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19 with Psalm 24 or Amos 7:7-15 with Psalm 85:8-13 Ephesians 1:3-14 Mark 6:14-29 Since reading these texts a few days ago, I keep hearing an old … Continue reading

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True Power

RCL – July 8, 2012 – Sixth Sunday after Pentecost 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10 with Psalm 48 or Ezekiel 2:1-5 with Psalm 123 2 Corinthians 12:2-10 Mark 6: 1-13 As I write this blog entry, there are random fireworks sounding … Continue reading

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