The Sabbath, Sign of the Covenant 

Sunday, September 17     The Sabbath, Sign of the Covenant  Exodus 31:12-18 NRSV You yourself are to speak to the Israelites: “You shall keep my sabbaths, for this is a sign between me and you throughout your generations, given in order that you may know that I, the...

A Psalm for the Sabbath

Saturday, September 16              A Psalm for the Sabbath Psalm 92 NRSV It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to your name, O Most High. (Psalm 92:1) Think of a favorite song that you sing to help you through hard times; share it with someone today...

Worship on the Sabbath

Friday, September 15       Worship on the Sabbath Acts 16:11-15 NRSV On the sabbath day we went outside the gate by the river, where we supposed there was a place of prayer; and we sat down and spoke to the women who had gathered there. (Acts 16:13) We have the...

Teaching on the Sabbath

Thursday, September 14             Teaching on the Sabbath Mark 6:1-5 NRSV On the sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astounded. They said, “Where did this man get all this? What is this wisdom that has been given to him? What deeds...

Healing on the Sabbath  

Wednesday, September 13                     Healing on the Sabbath   Matthew 12:9-14 NRSV He left that place and entered a synagogue; a man was there with a withered hand, and they asked him, “Is it lawful to cure on the sabbath?” so that they might accuse him....