Good Friday New Covenant Presbyterian Church Won’t You Be Our Neighbor? INTRODUCTION TO THE SERVICE The service tonight is known as the “Service of The Nails”. It is a series of readings, responses, and silent reflection and prayer designed to help us enter more deeply into the meaning of Good Friday. Everyone is requested to … Continue reading
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Image Invitation to by Rev. Rev Lee Ann Higgins Feel free to use/edit. Credit to the original author (i.e. based on prayer/prayers written by Rev Lee Ann Higgins) appreciated. Luke 23:32-47 and Psalm 31:5-13 ro Palm 31:5a Call to Worship (Based on KJV – Psalm 31:1, 5-13) Into thine hand I commit my spirit: thou hast redeemed me, … Continue reading
Links of Prayer Resources for Lent. A broad number of prayers from a variety of pastors/denominations. All variations of theology and kinds of prayers were accepted to show the vast richness of God’s work. These prayers are meant for personal spiritual practice or for congregations who follow the narrative lectionary. They include a Call to Worship/Opening … Continue reading
Because God loves the world, this impossible world
Humans visit Hell all too frequently Continue reading
That’s why Palm Sunday–because to be fully human is to embrace the good, to feel and know suffering. I’m sure Jesus had to deal with anxiety and stress, I’m sure he had relationships that didn’t work out the way he wanted them to…I’m sure he saw people hurt and die who he cared about.
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Just a quick disclaimer: The following poem includes rather strong language. Something I think goes well with Easter. For Lent I gave up swearing … well almost. A Homily for Easter by David R. Henson Goddamn evil Goddamn abuse Goddamn injustice, slavery and rape. Goddamn racism Goddamn war Goddamn that strange fruit of bigotry and … Continue reading
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