Posts from 2021

Posts from 2021

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Bible scripture for Sunday, November 28, 2021

Bible scripture for Sunday, November 28, 2021 Psalm 48 A song. A psalm of the Sons of Korah. 1 Great is the Lord, and most worthy of praise,     in the city of our God, his holy mountain. 2 Beautiful in its loftiness,     the joy of the whole earth, like the heights of Zaphon is Mount Zion,     the city of the Great King. 3 God is in her citadels;     he has shown himself to be her fortress. 4 When the kings joined forces,     when they advanced together, 5 they saw her…
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Bible scripture for Sunday, November 21, 2021

Bible scripture for Sunday, November 21, 2021 Isaiah 9:1-7 9 Nevertheless, there will be no more gloom for those who were in distress. In the past he humbled the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the future he will honor Galilee of the nations, by the Way of the Sea, beyond the Jordan— 2 The people walking in darkness     have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness     a light has dawned. 3 You have…
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Bible Scriptures for Sunday, November 14, 2021

Bible Scriptures for Sunday, November 14, 2021 Amos 1:1-2, 5:14-15, 21-24 1 The words of Amos, one of the shepherds of Tekoa—the vision he saw concerning Israel two years before the earthquake, when Uzziah was king of Judah and Jeroboam son of Jehoash was king of Israel. 2 He said: “The Lord roars from Zion     and thunders from Jerusalem; the pastures of the shepherds dry up,     and the top of Carmel withers.” 14 Seek good, not evil,     that you may live. Then the Lord God Almighty will be with you,…
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Scripture readings for Sunday, October 31, 2021

Scripture readings for Sunday, October 31, 2021 1 Kings 5: 1 – 5; 8: 1 – 13 Preparations for Building the Temple 5 When Hiram king of Tyre heard that Solomon had been anointed king to succeed his father David, he sent his envoys to Solomon, because he had always been on friendly terms with David. 2 Solomon sent back this message to Hiram: 3 “You know that because of the wars waged against my father David from all sides, he could not build a temple…
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Sunday’s Scripture for Oct. 24, 2021

Sunday’s Scripture for Oct. 24, 2021 1 Samuel 16: 1 – 13 Samuel Anoints David 16 The Lord said to Samuel, “How long will you mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and be on your way; I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem. I have chosen one of his sons to be king.” 2 But Samuel said, “How can I go? If Saul hears about it, he will kill me.” The Lord said, “Take a heifer with you and…
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Bible scripture for Sunday, October 17, 2021

Bible scripture for Sunday, October 17, 2021 1 Samuel 3: 1 – 21 The Lord Calls Samuel 3 The boy Samuel ministered before the Lord under Eli. In those days the word of the Lord was rare; there were not many visions. 2 One night Eli, whose eyes were becoming so weak that he could barely see, was lying down in his usual place. 3 The lamp of God had not yet gone out, and Samuel was lying down in the house of the Lord, where the ark of God was. 4 Then the Lord called Samuel. Samuel answered, “Here I am.” 5 And…
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Bible Scripture for Sunday, October 10, 2021

Bible Scripture for Sunday, October 10, 2021 Exodus 16: 1 – 18 Manna and Quail 16 The whole Israelite community set out from Elim and came to the Desert of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fifteenth day of the second month after they had come out of Egypt. 2 In the desert the whole community grumbled against Moses and Aaron. 3 The Israelites said to them, “If only we had died by the Lord’s hand in Egypt! There we sat around pots of meat and…
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Bible scriptures for Sunday, October 3, 2021

Bible scriptures for Sunday, October 3, 2021 Exodus 2: 23 – 25; 3: 1 – 15, 4: 10 – 17 23 During that long period, the king of Egypt died. The Israelites groaned in their slavery and cried out, and their cry for help because of their slavery went up to God. 24 God heard their groaning and he remembered his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac and with Jacob. 25 So God looked on the Israelites and was concerned about them. Moses and the Burning Bush 3 Now Moses was tending the flock…
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Bible Scripture for Sunday, September 26, 2021

Bible Scripture for Sunday, September 26, 2021 Genesis 27: 1 – 4, 15 – 23, 28: 1-17 27 When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he could no longer see, he called for Esau his older son and said to him, “My son.” “Here I am,” he answered. 2 Isaac said, “I am now an old man and don’t know the day of my death. 3 Now then, get your equipment—your quiver and bow—and go out to the open country to hunt some…
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Sunday’s scripture for September 5, 2021

Sunday’s scripture for September 5, 2021 Psalm 125 A song of ascents. 1 Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion,     which cannot be shaken but endures forever. 2 As the mountains surround Jerusalem,     so the Lord surrounds his people     both now and forevermore. 3 The scepter of the wicked will not remain     over the land allotted to the righteous, for then the righteous might use     their hands to do evil. 4 Lord, do good to those who are good,     to those who are upright in heart. 5 But those who…
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Sunday’s Scripture for August 29, 2021

Sunday’s Scripture for August 29, 2021 Psalm 45: 1 – 2 & 6 – 9 For the director of music. To the tune of “Lilies.” Of the Sons of Korah. A maskil. A wedding song. 1 My heart is stirred by a noble theme     as I recite my verses for the king;     my tongue is the pen of a skillful writer. 2 You are the most excellent of men     and your lips have been anointed with grace,     since God has blessed you forever. 6…
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Sunday’s Scripture for August 22, 2021

Sunday’s scripture for August 22, 2021 Psalm 84 For the director of music. According to gittith. Of the Sons of Korah. A psalm. 1 How lovely is your dwelling place,     Lord Almighty! 2 My soul yearns, even faints,     for the courts of the Lord; my heart and my flesh cry out     for the living God. 3 Even the sparrow has found a home,     and the swallow a nest for herself,     where she may have her young— a place near your altar,     Lord Almighty, my King and my God. 4 Blessed are those…