Tuesday, February 7 African American History and Heritage Month
A Holy Nation
The people all answered as one: “Everything that the Lord has spoken we will do.” Exodus 19:8a NRSV
Holiness is a way of life.
Monday, February 6 African American History and Heritage Month
God’s Children and Heirs
So you are no longer a slave but a child, and if a child then also an heir, through God. Galatians 4:7 NRSV
As we grow spiritually, we also grow to appreciate the gift it is to say that we are a child of God.
Sunday, February 5 African American History and Heritage Month
God Chooses the Lowly and Despised
1 Corinthians 1:25-31
God chose what is low and despised in the world, things that are not, to reduce to nothing things that are. 1 Corinthians 1:28 NRSV
God is always creating a place for those otherwise uninvited.
Saturday, February 4 African American History and Heritage Month
God Confounds the Wise
1 Corinthians 1:18-24
For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. 1 Corinthians 1:18 NRSV
God’s Good News is a life line!
International Day of Human Fraternity
Friday, February 3 African American History and Heritage Month
Who Am I Before God?
2 Samuel 7:18-29
Because of your promise, and according to your own heart, you have wrought all this greatness, so that your servant may know it. 2 Samuel 7:21 NRSV
God is willing to go to great lengths to remind us who we are and whose we are.