Category Archives: Surrender

Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c – You make the wind your messengers

Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c 1Bless the LORD, O my soul. O LORD my God, you are very great. You are clothed with honor and majesty, 2wrapped in light as with a garment. You stretch out the heavens like a tent, … Continue reading

Posted in Breathe, Faith, Hope, Lectionary, Prayer, Psalm, Surrender, Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

James 1:17-27 – Let everyone be quick to listen, slow to anger

James 1:17-27 17Every generous act of giving, with every perfect gift, is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. 18In fulfillment of his own purpose he gave … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Giving, James, Lectionary, Revised Common Lectionary, Surrender | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mark 3:20-35 – Whoever Blasphemes Against the Holy Spirit Cannot be Forgiven

MARK 3:20-35 20… and the crowd came together again, so that they could not even eat. 21When his family heard it, they went out to restrain him, for people were saying, “He has gone out of his mind.” 22And the scribes who … Continue reading

Posted in Confession, David, Discernment, Faith, Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Hope, Lectionary, Mark, Surrender | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Psalm 1 – Prospering

PSALM 1:1-6 1   Happy are those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or take the path that sinners tread, or sit in the seat of scoffers; 2   but their delight is in the law of the LORD, and on … Continue reading

Posted in Blessing, Hope, Lectionary, Psalm, Revised Common Lectionary, Surrender, Thanksgiving | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Mark 8:31-38 Take up your cross and follow me

MARK 8:31-38 31Then he began to teach them that the Son of Man must undergo great suffering, and be rejected by the elders, the chief priests, and the scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again. 32He said all … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Lectionary, Mark, Praise, Revised Common Lectionary, Suffering, Surrender | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ephesians 1 – Christ head over all things for the church…

EPHESIANS 1:15-23 15I have heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love toward all the saints, and for this reason 16I do not cease to give thanks for you as I remember you in my prayers. 17I pray that … Continue reading

Posted in Christian, Ephesians, Faith, Hope, Lectionary, Light, Love, Revised Common Lectionary, Surrender | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Matthew 25:14-30 – To all those who have more will be given

GOSPEL MATTHEW 25:14-30 14“For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; 15to one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. … Continue reading

Posted in Abundance, Devotion, Humility, Lectionary, Light, Matthew, Peace, Prayer, Revised Common Lectionary, Sacrifice, Surrender, Talents | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Psalm 119:1-8 – O that my ways may be steadfast

119:1-8 1   Happy are those whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the LORD. 2   Happy are those who keep his decrees, who seek him with their whole heart, 3   who also do no wrong, but walk in his ways. … Continue reading

Posted in Baptism of the Lord, Blessing, Devotion, Lectionary, Prayer, Psalm, Surrender | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

1 Corinthians 1:10-18 Let there be no divisions among you

1 Corinthians 1:10-18 10Now I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you be in agreement and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians, Christ, Forgiveness, Freedom, Healing, Lectionary, Light, Peace, Revised Common Lectionary, Surrender | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Psalm 27:1,4-9 He will set me high on a rock

Psalm 27:1, 4-9 1   The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? 4   One thing I asked of the LORD, that will I seek … Continue reading

Posted in Abba! Father!, Blessing, Communion, Lectionary, Light, Love, Psalm, Redeemed, Revised Common Lectionary, Surrender | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment