Lenten Reflection for Easter Sunday

Warren Pettine, April 12, 2020 Based on readings from: Ezekiel 37:1-14, Psalm 130 and John 11:1-45 A multitude of bones rising from a field. Lazarus, with the smell of three days a corpse, is called from the tomb. This week’s readings hold such terrifying images, made...

Lenten Reflection for Palm Sunday

Cathy Minuse, April 5, 2020 John 12: 1-8Six days before the Passover Jesus came to Bethany, the home of Lazarus, whom he had raised from the dead. There they gave a dinner for him. Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those at the table with him. Mary took a pound of...

Lenten Reflection for Fifth Sunday in Lent

Ashleigh Madureira, March 29, 2020 This Sunday’s Scripture Reading The hand of the Lord was upon me, and he brought me out in the Spirit of the Lord and set me down in the middle of the valley;[a] it was full of bones. 2 And he led me around among them, and...

Lenten Reflection for Fourth Sunday in Lent

Karen G. Krueger, March 22, 2020 Children of Light This Sunday’s Scripture reading. From this Sunday’s Epistle: “Live as children of light — for the fruit of the light is in all that is good and right and true.” As an Open Door Ministry volunteer, I have the...