December 15, 2019, Lectionary

Wherever you are, a highway will be there, a highway leading to everlasting joy and gladness. Isaiah 35:1-10

The Lord will reign forever and makes justice for those who are oppressed, hungry, blind, bowed down, immigrants, orphans, or widows. Go ahead, claim it! Trust in God's justice. Psalm 146:5-10

How does knowing Jesus is coming soon help us not to hold grudges against one another?  James 5:7-10

Jesus asked three times, "What did you go out to see?" Then he answered himself by highlighting John. Three same questions have a tendency to get to the most important things. Matthew 11:2-11

Thoughts about Listening

This year, even before the days start getting longer, I have a joy in glimpses of vision for the new year. Iaiah 35:1-10

I crave to live in a land where justice is for everybody. Psalm 146:5-10

Strengthen yourself against carrying grudges. Grudges clog and block listening. James 5:7-10

Ask yourself what you really want to see, to have, to be, this season. Matthey 11:2-11