Tag Archives: Ascension

“Left Behind Body” sermon from Ascension Sunday

Message Manuscript for “Left Behind”   John 17:6-19 Delivered to Church for the Highlands 7th Sunday of Easter, May 17, 2015 “I just don’t know what I am going to do now” is what the man sitting next to me said with a tremble in his voice and tears in his eyes.  His wife had recently died, […]

Lectionary Haiku

Haiku of the four readings for this Sunday, the 7th Sunday of Easter. Place twelve is open Matthias gets a whole lot Judas departed —————————– A sight to behold In contrast with blowing chaff Fruit borne of wisdom —————————– As found in the heart Real life received in now This life in the Son —————————– […]

Overview of Scripture for this Sunday

Acts 1:15-17, 21-26 Peter explained the reason and way Matthias was chosen to be an apostle beginning in verse 16, Friends, the scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit through David foretold concerning Judas, who became a guide for those who arrested Jesus . . . The reason was to carry on the witness of […]