October 5th, 2014 – 17th Sunday after Pentecost

Sunday:  17th Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year A

Isaiah 5:1–7
Psalm 80:7–15
Philippians 3:4b–14
Matthew 21:33–46

Dollar Store Item:  Tumble Tower Game/Jenga

The Take Away:  Jesus is the foundation of our lives.



Narrative Lectionary – Covenant and Commandments

Exodus 19:3-7; 20:1-17
(Optional – Matt 5:17)

Dollar Store Item:  “Teaching Tree: Bullet Points”

The Take Away:  God gives us a better way to live!







September 28th, 2014 – Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Sunday:  16th Sunday after Pentecost

Revised Common Lectionary – Year A

Text: Philippians 2:1–13

Dollar Store Item: 24 piece puzzle

The Take Away:  We aren’t all the same, but we come together to make the picture of Christ in the world.





Narrative Lectionary – Rescue at Sea

Exodus 14:10-14
(Optional – Matt 2:13-15)

Dollar Store Item:  Magic Grow Capsules

The Take Away:  In the waters of baptism, God frees us.