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“Look Up”

Rev. Katherine Todd Romans 5:6b-11 Luke 13:31-35   Romans 5:6b-11 For while we were still weak, at the right time Christ died for the ungodly. Indeed, rarely will anyone die for a righteous person—though perhaps for a good person someone might actually dare to die. But God proves his love for us in that while […]

“The Command, as Invitation”

Katherine Todd Deuteronomy 26:1-11, 13-15 Luke 6:38   Deuteronomy 26:1-11, 13-15 When you have come into the land that the Lord your God is giving you as an inheritance to possess, and you possess it, and settle in it, you shall take some of the first of all the fruit of the ground, which you […]

“Friendship with God, Unveiled”

Katherine Todd Hebrews 4:14-16 Exodus 24:29-35   Hebrews 4:14-16 Since, then, we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold fast to our confession. For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one […]

“Extraordinary Mercy. Surprising Grace.”

Katherine Todd Micah 6:6-8 Luke 6:27-38   Micah 6:6-8 “With what shall I come before the Lord, and bow myself before God on high? Shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old? Will the Lord be pleased with thousands of rams, with ten thousands of rivers of oil? Shall I […]

“Trees Beside the Stream”

Rev. Katherine Todd Jeremiah 17:5-10 Psalm 1   Jeremiah 17:5-10 Thus says the Lord: Cursed are those who trust in mere mortals and make mere flesh their strength, whose hearts turn away from the Lord. They shall be like a shrub in the desert, and shall not see when relief comes. They shall live in […]