A Stormy Confession

Saturday, May 6                               A Stormy Confession                         Jonah 1:6-12 NRSV  Then the men were even more afraid, and said to him, “What is this that you have done!”  For the men knew that he was fleeing from the presence of the Lord,...

Fleeing from God’s Call

Friday, May 5                             Fleeing from God’s Call                                  Jonah 1:1-5 NRSV    But Jonah set out to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the Lord.  He went down to Joppa and found a ship going to Tarshish; so he paid his fare...

God’s Wrath against Nineveh

Thursday, May 4                      God’s Wrath against Nineveh                  Nahum 1:1-8 NRSV A jealous and avenging God is the Lord, the Lord is avenging and wrathful; the Lord takes vengeance on his adversaries and rages against his enemies.  Nahum 1:2 What God...

Compassion after Rejection

Wednesday, May 3                   Compassion after Rejection                     Isaiah 54:1-10 NRSV            For a brief moment I abandoned you, but with great compassion I will gather you.  Isaiah 54:7 Your loving Father is with you always, even when it is not...

The Lord’s Voice in the Storm

Tuesday, May 2                    The Lord’s Voice in the Storm                   Psalm 29:1-9 NRSV The voice of the Lord is over the waters; the God of glory thunders, the Lord, over mighty waters.  Psalm 29:3 O the might of God’s power! Worship God who created you...