Salvation of the Gentiles

Sunday, May 19        FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER Salvation of the Gentiles Romans 11:11-24 NRSV So I ask, have they stumbled so as to fall? By no means! But through their stumbling salvation has come to the Gentiles, so as to make Israel jealous. God welcomes and offers...

Israel’s Rejection Not Final

Friday, May 17 Israel’s Rejection Not Final Romans 11:1-10 NRSV God has not rejected his people whom he foreknew. Do you not know what the scripture says of Elijah, how he pleads with God against Israel? (Romans 11:2) Release it. God will never reject us when we turn...

Testimony of God’s Grace

Thursday, May 16 Testimony of God’s Grace Acts 20:17-24, 32 NRSV And now I commend you to God and to the message of his grace, a message that is able to build you up and to give you the inheritance among all who are sanctified. (Acts 20:32) Testify...

Life in Christ Jesus

Wednesday, May 15 Life in Christ Jesus Colossians 2:1-10 NRSV As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, continue to live your lives in him, (Colossians 2:6) Gird up your spirit with the Word of God, and live in the fullness of life in Christ...

A Light for the Gentiles

Tuesday, May 14 A Light for the Gentiles Acts 13:44-49 NRSV For so the Lord has commanded us, saying, ‘I have set you to be a light for the Gentiles, so that you may bring salvation to the ends of the earth.’ (Acts 13:47) Pay attention. You might be the ‘light’...