Monthly Archives: June 2013

Dealing with Rejection

June 30, 2013               Cycle C                6th Sunday of Pentecost 2nd Kings 2:1-14     Palm 77     Galatians 5:1, 13-25     *Luke 9:51-62 Read rapidly,  this scripture appears to focus on rejection of Jesus.  First, it is the Samaritans who because Jesus … Continue reading

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Opposite Galilee

June 23, 2013               Cycle C               5th Sunday of Pentecost 1 Kings 2:1-14     Psalms 42-43      Gal. 3:23-29     *Luke 8:26-39 The Gospel’s explosive power is found in the strangest places.  Outside Galilee is where that which is different, dangerous, uncomfortable and sinful … Continue reading

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No Strings Attached!

June 16, 2013 Cycle C 4th Sunday of Pentecost I Kings 21:1-21a Psalm 5:1-8 Galatians 2:15-21 *Luke 7:36-50 Ever had your best laid plans go awry? What happens to you when life does not work out the way you had … Continue reading

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Congruent Compassion

June 9, 2013 Cycle C 3rd Sunday of Pentecost *1st Kings 17:16-24 Psalm 148 Galatians 1:11-24 **Luke 7:11-17(1-10) “When (Jesus) the Lord saw her he had compassion and said to her, ‘Do not weep.’” Compassion implies feeling another’s pain deeply, … Continue reading

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