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Ash Wednesday A sermon starter and commentary by Marvin McMickle on 2 Corinthians 5:20b–6:10, for Ash Wednesday in the African American Lectionary. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The African American Lectionary Author: Marvin A. McMickle
Lent, A Necessary Time of Preparation This resource provides an introduction to Lent and offers a comprehensive guide to Lenten planning. It provides suggestions for selecting passages, ideas for a sermon series, questions to consider, and sample elements of worship. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Unimaginable Words This Maundy Thursday or Good Friday service is patterned after tenebrae, a service of shadows or darkness. The theme is the disciple Peter's reflections on his "unimaginable words" denying Christ and his beginning to heal afterwards. Resource type: Service Outline Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Sacrifice Moses, Aaron and other priests sacrifice animals for the sin offering. Engraving by Abraham de Blois (or Bloys; fl. 1690-1720) from the design of Gerard Hoet (1648–1733) Resource type: Image Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive Sacrifice, Substitution, and Suffering Each of us must make sacrifices. Each sacrifice is a way of showing to another person, or to God, "You are more important to me than this thing is." Resource type: Article Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review Author: Dusty Gates Sacrifice and the Death of Christ An article by John Goldingay explaining the relationship of sacrifice and forgiveness. Goldingay argues from OT and NT passages that sacrifice isn't intended to appease anger, and that Christ's sacrifice offers forgiveness by absorbing our wrongdoing. Resource type: Article Source: Fuller Studio Author: John Goldingay Ash Wednesday Worship Outline of a worship service of repentance and renewal for Ash Wednesday, including prayers, invitation, scripture, music, imposition of ashes, benediction, and a link to a meditation by Debra Rienstra. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Author: Debra Rienstra
Near Sacrifice of Isaac Abraham halts his sacrifice of Isaac, looking up at the angel, who indicates a ram tangled in the bushes. Engraving by Joseph Mulder (1658 - ca. 1728) from the design of Gerard Hoet (1648–1733) Resource type: Image Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive Sacrificing a Son The Sacrifice of Isaac teaches that all that we have and love belongs ultimately to the God who gave it. This story demonstrates that God will provide--including by his own son's death and resurrection. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Working Preacher - Preach This Week Author: Kathryn M. Schifferdecker Sacrificing What Matters Most This devotional on Genesis 22:2 considers Abraham's near-sacrifice of Isaac, suggesting that growth in faith always means deeper surrender. Resource type: Devotional Source: The High Calling Author: Mark D. Roberts Sacrifice as the Condition of All True Progress James W. Clarke’s sermon on Matthew 16:21-14 explores how the Kingdom of God is true progress and the sacrifice that it requires. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Theological Commons (Princeton Theological Seminary) Author: James W Clarke Sacrifice of Abraham This 17th century etching by Pietro Testa depicts Abraham's sacrifice of Isaac from Genesis 22:9-10. Resource type: Image Source: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Author: Pietro Testa The Sacrifice of Isaac This early 17th century painting by Alessandro Allori depicts the sacrifice of Isaac from Genesis 22:1-19. Resource type: Image Source: artres.com?aspxerrorpath= Author: Alessandro Allori The Sacrifice of Abraham This early 15th century bronze relief by Filippo Brunelleschi depicts the sacrifice of Isaac from Genesis 22:1-19. Resource type: Image Source: wga.hu
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