Tanner, Henry Ossawa. Disciples See Christ Walking on the Water, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, Tenn. Original source: Wikimedia.
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The Sermon Brainwave and Narrative Lectionary podcasts for Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday are now posted. Blessings as you prepare to preach through Holy Week.
Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
Matthew 14:22-33 Commentary
by Mitzi J. Smith
It is among the masses in Galilee that Jesus commences his healing and teaching ministry.
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1 Kings 19:9-18 Commentary
by Michael L. Ruffin
This text may pose the same problem for you that it poses for me.
Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28 Commentary
by Beth L. Tanner
This reading could be titled “The Pinnacle of Sibling Rivalry.”
Psalm 85:8-13 Commentary
by Charles L. Aaron, Jr.
Sometimes we just want to grab the hatchet out of the Lectionary Committee’s hands!
Romans 10:5-15 Commentary
by Frank L. Crouch
This passage appears in the middle of Romans 9-11.
That Sinking Feeling
by Matt Skinner
August 13, 2017
I hope we can all agree that it’s misguided to take Matthew’s story about Peter walking on the water and turn it into a sappy morality tale about overcoming the stress ...
SB553 - Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 19)
Discussion on Revised Common Lectionary texts for Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Aug. 13, 2017): (Gospel) Matthew 14:22-33; (1st Reading) 1 Kings 19:9-18; (Semi-continuous 1st Reading) Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28; Psalm 85:8-13; (2nd Reading) Romans 10:5-15. Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for WorkingPreacher.org.