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Posts from February 2015 (Page 3)

Trustees Architecture Survey

The Trustees have recently engaged an architecture firm, cox graae + spack architects, to help us develop a master plan for the church building that supports us as a congregation and provides several coordinated phases that can be implemented in sequence over the next decade. This effort will build on past outreach efforts including previous Listening Sessions and the…

2/10/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Tuesday, February 10, 2015 Morning Psalms 42; 146 First Reading Isaiah 58:1-12 Second Reading 2 Timothy 1:1-14 Gospel Reading Mark 9:42-50 Evening Psalms 102; 133 MORNING PSALM 146 1   Praise the LORD! Praise the LORD, O my soul! 2   I will praise the LORD as long as I live; I will sing praises to…

2/9/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Monday, February 9, 2015 Morning Psalms 5; 145 First Reading Isaiah 57:14-21 Second Reading Galatians 6:11-18 Gospel Reading Mark 9:30-41 Evening Psalms 82; 29 MORNING PSALM 5 1   Give ear to my words, O LORD; give heed to my sighing. 2   Listen to the sound of my cry, my King and my God, for…

2/8/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Sunday, February 8, 2015 Morning Psalms 103; 150 First Reading Isaiah 57:1-13 Second Reading Hebrews 12:1-6 Gospel Reading John 7:37-46 Evening Psalms 117; 139 MORNING PSALM 150 1   Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty firmament! 2   Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his…

2/7/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Saturday, February 7, 2015 Morning Psalms 63; 149 First Reading Isaiah 56:1-8 Second Reading Galatians 5:25-6:10 Gospel Reading Mark 9:14-29 Evening Psalms 125; 90 MORNING PSALM 63 1   O God, you are my God, I seek you, my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary…

2/6/15 Lectionary Reading

Daily Readings for Friday, February 6, 2015 Morning Psalms 84; 148 First Reading Isaiah 55:1-13 Second Reading Galatians 5:16-24 Gospel Reading Mark 9:2-13 Evening Psalms 25; 40 MORNING PSALM 148 1   Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from the heavens; praise him in the heights! 2   Praise him, all his angels; praise him, all his host! 3   Praise…

2/5/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Thursday, February 5, 2015 Morning Psalms 116; 147:12-20 First Reading Isaiah 54:1-10 (11-17) Second Reading Galatians 5:1-15 Gospel Reading Mark 8:27-9:1 Evening Psalms 26; 130 MORNING PSALM 147:12-20 12  Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem! Praise your God, O Zion! 13  For he strengthens the bars of your gates; he blesses your children within you.…

2/4/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Wednesday, February 4, 2015 Morning Psalms 96; 147:1-11 First Reading Isaiah 52:13-53:12 Second Reading Galatians 4:21-31 Gospel Reading Mark 8:11-26 Evening Psalms 132; 134 MORNING PSALM 96 1   O sing to the LORD a new song; sing to the LORD, all the earth. 2   Sing to the LORD, bless his name; tell of his…

Trustees Architecture Survey

The Trustees have recently engaged an architecture firm, cox graae + spack architects, to help us develop a master plan for the church building that supports us as a congregation and provides several coordinated phases that can be implemented in sequence over the next decade. This effort will build on past outreach efforts including previous Listening Sessions and the…

150th Anniversary Civil War Events

January 31, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. – The Death of Slavery: Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the 13th Amendment. Keynote by Dr. Edna Greene Medford, Professor and Chair of History, Howard University; Actor Kevin McIlvaine will portray Frederick Douglass, interpreting some of his greatest speeches on behalf of the aspirations of black Americans; neighbor…