Search Results

Search results 1-20 of 3,060
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
The Fight Between Carnival and Lent, art for Ash Wednesday Based on the painting, "The Fight Between Carnival and Lent" by Pieter Brueghel the Elder, this blog reflects on different aspects of the painting that point us to the beginning of Lent and Ash Wednesday, when... Resource type: Image Source: Loyola Press Author: Daniella Zsupan-Jerome
Death Is Swallowed Up: Easter Sunday Resources (B) Worship resources for Easter Sunday (Year B). Includes a litany, call to confession, prayer of confession, assurance of pardon, and song suggestions. Resource type: Service Outline Source: Reformed Church in America
Baptized and Beloved A painted paper collage for projection in worship. Resource type: Image Source: Jan Richardson Images Author: Jan L. Richardson
Ash Wednesday: Cultural Resources This worship resource for Ash Wednesday provides the following cultural resources: historical information, a prose excerpt, and traditional songs. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: The African American Lectionary Author: William H. Wiggins, Jr.
Becoming First Responders of Hope and Faith In this devotional on Paul's reflection on his conversion (Galatians 1:22-24), Michael Gulker invites us to imitate the Christians who first responded to the changing situation with "vulnerable hospitality and gratefulness to God." Resource type: Devotional Source: Colossian Forum Blog Author: Michael Gulker Advent Hope: Staying Afloat In this Advent reflection, the author ponders the challenge of offering real hope in the midst of difficult circumstances. Resource type: Article Source: The High Calling
To depart and be with Christ Commenting on Philippians 1:21-30, Christian Eberhart notes Paul's lack of fear of death (even a preference for it), due to his confidence that at the moment of death he would be united with Christ. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Working Preacher - Preach This Week Author: Christian A. Eberhart How the Tomb Becomes a Womb - Study Guide Study guide for a lesson on how baptism is a precursor to dying and rising with Christ. Reflection questions and liturgical material included. Resource type: Study Guide Source: The Christian Reflection Project Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz The Risen Christ This reflection shows that the implications of that first Easter morning became the very foundation of our faith—forgiveness of sins and union with Christ. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The Athenaeum of Ohio - Exegesis Author: Terrance Callan
Dying and rising Reflecting on sin, Cornelius Plantinga Jr. writes that sin is stubborn and inexplicable. Spiritual health is about raising the dead. It's all about bringing someone or something back to life. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: The Christian Century Author: Cornelius Plantinga Jr. Resurrection Apprehension: Lots of Ideas to Calm Those Easter Sermon Fears Preaching on Easter every year can bring up apprehension, but Louis E. Lotz helps by giving possible sermon topics and thoughts. Resource type: Article Source: Reformed Worship Author: Louis E. Lotz
Paschal Sermon of St. John Chrysostom A 4th-century sermon is still preached every Easter in Orthodox churches. This poetic sermon is heard but once a year, but many worshipers know it by heart. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Reformed Worship Author: St. John Chrysostom
Full Text Hymns on Dying and Rising with Christ Christ the Lord is risen todayPD
One DayPD
Jesus, Thy Blood and RighteousnessPD
See more hymns...
Dying and Rising with Christ Romans helps us see what a difference Christ’s resurrection and ascension make in the lives of believers, and highlights the role the Holy Spirit plays in our daily striving to become more like Christ. Resource type: Service Outline Source: Reformed Worship Author: David Banga Baptism into Christ's Death and Resurrection Reflecting on the imagery of new life found in 2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c, Romans 6, Colossians 2 and 2 Timothy 2:8-15, Cornelius Plantinga explains the liberation of dying to sin and rising with Christ. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: The Christian Century Author: Cornelius Plantinga Jr. Easter Sunday/Festival of God’s Creation This worship resource provides service and sermon planning notes for Easter focusing on Matthew's account of the resurrection and Paul's account of us dying and rising with Christ in Colossians. Resource type: Service Outline Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: Taylor W. Burton-Edwards Buried in baptism with our Lord This hymn, from 1791, speaks of dying and rising with Christ in baptism. Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Hymnary Paschal Mystery Joyce Ann Zimmerman's article helps us understand that we not only encounter the resurrection in the liturgy of worship, but how we also live it daily. Dying and rising becomes th pulse of Christian living. Resource type: Article Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Author: Joyce Ann Zimmerman Ash Wednesday: Death and Repentance In this Ash Wednesday article, Marcus Borg reflects on the reality of death and our need for repentance. Borg discusses how our Lenten journey with Christ requires us to "return" to God and open our minds. Resource type: Article Source: Day1 Author: Marcus J. Borg Dying to Self Discipleship means a lifelong growing into dying and rising. The challenge of this gospel is to serve others, lose one's life, and die. Joyce Ann Zimmerman offers ideas to jumpstart sermons on John 12:20-33. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: The Sunday Website Author: Joyce Ann Zimmerman Alleluia! Jesus is Risen! A Service of Witness to the Resurrection The title for this service is the same as the title of the funeral service in the Presbyterian Book of Common Worship. On Easter Sunday, we bear witness to the dying and rising of Christ as... Resource type: Service Outline Source: Reformed Worship
Search results 1-20 of 3,060
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...