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Season of Lent A sermon starter and commentary by Luke Powery on 2 Corinthians 12:7-10 for the season of Lent in the African American Lectionary. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The African American Lectionary Author: Luke A. Powery
A theory of jerks Are you surrounded by fools? Are you the only reasonable person around? Then maybe you’re the one with the jerkitude, writes Eric Schwitzgebel in this humorous article exploring the theme of jerks, being judgmental, morality, etc. Resource type: Article Source: Aeon Magazine Author: Eric Schwitzgebel
Restore the Joy of Salvation On the twenty-seventh day of Lent, Jan Richardson ponders on the topic of joy in Psalm 51:1-12. She asks us to consider the ways in which we can invite God deeper into our spirits. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The Painted Prayerbook Author: Jan Richardson
Advent Waiting Advent resources: a folk ballad, "Every Valley," tells of the times when waiting is hard and hope is needed, a "Community Prayer for Waiting," a banner, a painting, another prayer, and two quotes from Dietrich Bonhoeffer.... Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Global Worship
Why Ash Wednesday? Ash Wednesday became the day that marked the beginning of the Lenten renewal. Laura Smit explores the use of ash on Ash Wednesday and the implications for believers. Resource type: Article Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Author: Laura Smit
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
A Blessing in the Ashes Ash Wednesday is the subject of a collection including a painting, reflection, poem, and other resources. The author writes about the grief of burying her husband and the power of ashes and dust in God's hands.... Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The Painted Prayerbook Author: Jan Richardson
I Gave Up Gossip for Lent Dena Dyer shares her experience of giving up gossiping for lent, what it taught her about spiritual disciplines, and how it prepared her to be wowed by the resurrection story again. Resource type: Article Source: The High Calling Author: Dena Dyer
Baptized and Beloved A painted paper collage for projection in worship. Resource type: Image Source: Jan Richardson Images Author: Jan L. Richardson
Night Passage A painted paper collage for projection in worship. Resource type: Image Source: Jan Richardson Images Author: Jan L. Richardson
Using common materials to communicate the themes of Lent During the season of lent a church decided to use common materials to deepen their experience of lent, such as dirt and twigs Resource type: Article Source: Reformed Worship Author: Debra Levey Larson
Sights and Sounds of Lent: Children's Meditations for the Season Coins, a robe, a basin of water, they can all turn into something special for the season of Lent. One church created children’s Lenten meditations that engage their senses by using these objects and more. Resource type: Drama Source: Reformed Worship Author: Bernard J. Haan, Jr.
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Audio: New Testament and the Image of God Dave Bast and Scott Hoezee talk about how Jesus is the perfect image of God and, as image bearers of Christ, how humankind is in charge of taking care of creation. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Groundwork Author: Scott Hoezee The Image of God and the Secret of Life This sermon preaches that having been created in the image of God we have a responsibility to care for God's creation. Thus, redemption rightly understood is the restoration of the image of God in human life.... Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Day1 Author: David J. Wood Images of God for Young Children Virginia Thomas writes about faith topics found in the children's book "Images of God for Young Children," which contains forty biblical images matched with illustrations and text - a combination of concrete and abstract nouns. Resource type: Article Source: Storypath Author: Virginia Thomas Recognizing the Image of God This sermon on recognizing the image of God was written for the 25th Anniversary of Christian Reformed Disability Concerns. It highlights the significance of being made in the image of God. A children's message is included.... Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: The CRC Network Author: Mark Stephenson Who Has the Image of God? Scott Hoezee suggests preaching Jesus’ parable in Matthew 25:31-46 as a call to justice, challenging Christians to treat all people as deserving simply because they are made in the image of God. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Author: Scott E. Hoezee 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.
What Does “Image of God” Mean? Part 2 This article explores how Psalm 8 informs our understanding of the image of God by describing the high status that humans occupy in the created order. Resource type: Article Source: Biologos Author: Pete Enns God's Image in Color Albert Lutuli lived in South Africa when racial segregation was leading to apartheid. This article tells the story of his struggle to stand against injustice. Resource type: Article Source: Christian History and Biography Author: Gerald J. Pillay and Carolyn Nystrom
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