Month: October 2018

GodSpeak: Reformation Week – “Fulfilled, Not Abolished – The Reformation & the Christian Church”

GodSpeak for the Week of October 28 “Fulfilled, Not Abolished – The Reformation & the Christian Church” This Wednesday is Reformation Day (October 31); THE day, back in 1517, when Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses to the church door in Wittenberg, Germany. One of the greatest gifts the Reformers emphasized was the proper balance … Read more

GodSpeak: By the (Good) Book – What I Have Observed to Be Good

GodSpeak for the Week of October 21 “What I Have Observed to Be Good”   This week for your daily readings and meditations, read through our Lectionary lessons from today’s worship service: Ecclesiastes 5:1-20, Hebrews 4:1-13, and Mark 10:23-31.   In Ecclesiastes 5:1-20, what is God teaching us about wealth? What is described as meaningless, … Read more

GodSpeak: By the (Good) Book – “Childlike Faith”

GodSpeak for the Week of October 7 “Childlike Faith”   This week we stay with the Lectionary, with a special focus on words from the book of Mark’s gospel about “adult” versus “childlike” faith.   Day 1…Read Mark 10:2-16 Consider this – the Pharisees obviously know what they think on the subject. They’re testing Jesus … Read more