Tag Archives: Lenten Season

“This Is Us” – The Fifth Sunday in Lent [4/7/2019]

Today’s Passage:  John 12:1-8 Opening Prayer: There is drama wherever people gather.  There are differences of opinion wherever people gather.  There is affliction wherever people gather.  So, how do we get along?  How do we work together?  How do we … Continue reading

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Forgiveness Is the Way Home – The Fourth Sunday in Lent [3/31/19]

Today’s Passage:  Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32 Opening Prayer: We have to make choices every day.  Unfortunately, sometimes we make bad choices.  Many of us have learned that living in this world can be difficult.  Often, without purpose or intention, we get … Continue reading

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“Woodman, Spare that Tree!” – The Third Sunday in Lent [March 24, 2019]

Today’s Passage:  Luke 13:1-9 – Repent or Perish Opening Prayer:  Sometimes it seems like the hardships we face will never end.  We are beyond our limit to endure without faltering.  We do not understand why these things are happening to … Continue reading

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“What Makes Preachers Cry?” – The Second Sunday in Lent [3/17/19]

Today’s Passage:  Luke 13:31-35 Opening Prayer:  What makes us weep?  How can we find relief?  So often we struggle, not knowing where to turn or to whom we should turn.  However, sometimes our hearts have been hardened by the battles … Continue reading

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The First Sunday in Lent – “Will You Go There?” [3/10/19]

Today’s Passage:  Luke 4:1-13 Opening Prayer:  Many of us walk through life uncertain of what comes next or of knowing what our next decision or choice is going to be.  Sometimes it is easier to hide from the truth or … Continue reading

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Reflections… a Scripture verse and inspiration for daily living [3/6/19]

For we are taking pains to do what is right, not only in the eyes of the Lord but also in the eyes of man. 2 Corinthians 8:21 (NIV) Passage: 2 Corinthians 8:16-24 Today is Ash Wednesday.  Traditionally, it marks … Continue reading

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The Challenge is ON! Let’s Move and Improve Together!

The Challenge is ON!  As part of our Health and Wellness Support Group, the River Run Church of the Nazarene has become a registered site for the “Move and Improve” Program.  You can participate with us by making a commitment … Continue reading

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Reflections… a Scripture verse and inspiration for daily living [3/2]

Passage: John 7:1-13 Verses: John 7:6-7 (NIV 2011) Therefore Jesus told them, “My time is not yet here; for you any time will do.  The world cannot hate you, but it hates me because I testify that its works are … Continue reading

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Reflections… a Scripture verse and inspiration for daily living [3/1]

Passage: John 6:52-66 Verse: John 6:57 (NIV 2011) Just as the living Father sent me and I live because of the Father, so the one who feeds on me will live because of me. Have you ever “feasted” on every … Continue reading

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Reflections… a Scripture verse and inspiration for daily living [2/28]

Passage: John 6:34-51 Verse: John 6:35 (NIV 2011) Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty. What is it that sustains us?  … Continue reading

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