September 30th, 2018 – 19th Sunday after Pentecost

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Sunday: Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year B

Text: Mark 9:38-50, Numbers 11:4-6, 10-16, 24-29

Dollar Store Item: Twine (5 strings making one cord)

The Take Away: We are all in this together.

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Narrative Lectionary

Text: Exodus 14:5-7, 10-14, 21-29

Dollar Store Item: Sequel. Two of something. A repeat of an item. Yo/Yo.

The Take Away: Exodus Story, part 2. God saves again. Never gives up on us!

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September 23rd, 2018 – 18th Sunday after Pentecost

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Sunday: Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year B

Text: Mark 9:30-37, James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a

Dollar Store Item: Baby Item/Bath Soap

The Take Away: We are called to be children, trusting in our God.

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Narrative Lectionary

Text: Genesis 39:1-23

Dollar Store Item: Gift Box – Waiting for Christmas

The Take Away: God’s promise doesn’t always happen on our schedules. We are called, like Joseph, into being patient.

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September 16th, 2018 – 17th Sunday after Pentecost

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Sunday: Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year B

Text: James 3:1-12

Dollar Store Item: Toothpaste

The Take Away: It is hard to put back what we say, so we are called to watch our words carefully. God gives us chances again and again, through Grace.

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Narrative Lectionary

Text: Genesis 12:1-9

Dollar Store Item: Cup and Plate

The Take Away: “I drink from the saucer because my cup overflows.” God blesses us, until the blessings overflow, so we can help bless those around us.

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September 9th, 2018 – 16th Sunday after Pentecost

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Sunday: Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year B

Text: James 2:1-10, [11-13], 14-17

Dollar Store Item: Shovel, Sponge, Wipes

The Take Away: We work because God loves us, not to get God’s love.

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Narrative Lectionary

Text: Genesis 6:16-22; 9:8-15

Dollar Store Item: Promise on the back of a box. Guarantee Card/Joker from a deck of cards.

The Take Away: God makes a promise to God’s people that God will be our God. We will be as a family.

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September 2nd, 2018 – 15th Sunday after Pentecost

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Sunday: Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year B

Text: Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

Dollar Store Item: Hand Sanitizer

The Take Away: We can clean our hands, God cleans our hearts.

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Narrative Lectionary

Text: Luke 12:13-34

Dollar Store Item: Gift Box, Gift Bag.

The Take Away: Fear is a liar. We have enough, and we have a community to remind us of that!

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August 26th, 2018 – 14th Sunday after Pentecost

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Sunday: Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year B

Text: John 6:56-69, Ephesians 6:10-20

Dollar Store Item:Something you need help with, and the hand you raise to ask a question.

The Take Away: Questions lead to deeper faith. Putting on the Armor requires someone to help you with it, and all the pieces are given to us.

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Narrative Lectionary

Text: Mark 10:17-31

Dollar Store Item: Remote Control

The Take Away: God helps us control what we have been given, not what we have controlling us. God helps us change our hearts.

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August 19th, 2018 – 13th Sunday after Pentecost

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Sunday: Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year B

Text: Proverbs 9:1-6, Ephesians 5:15-20, John 6:51-58

Dollar Store Item: Map, Item with Directions

The Take Away: God gives us directions out of love, and guides us.

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Narrative Lectionary

Text: Matthew 6:19-34

Dollar Store Item: Bag of Rocks, Stones, a lot of something.

The Take Away: We are given an abundance, and we get to share that!

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