The Father and I Are Working   

Friday, June 1 The Father and I Are Working             John 5:9-18 NRSV But Jesus answered them, “My Father is still working, and I also am working.” (John 5:17) Since we know that God and Jesus are working on our behalf, why don’t we just get out of the way and let...

The Sabbath Is for Merciful Acts

Thursday, May 31       The Sabbath Is for Merciful Acts           Luke 14:1-6 NRSV Then he said to them, “If one of you has a child or an ox that has fallen into a well, will you not immediately pull it out on a sabbath day?” (Luke 14:5) No excuses! Be attuned to the...

Plucking Grain     

Wednesday, May 30 Plucking Grain      Leviticus 19:9-10; Deuteronomy 23:25 NRSV If you go into your neighbor’s standing grain, you may pluck the ears with your hand, but you shall not put a sickle to your neighbor’s standing grain. (Deuteronomy 23:25) Focus only on...