LENT 2021 – DAY 34

Jeremiah 31:27-34 Romans 11:25-36 John 11:28-44      I will forgive their iniquity, and remember their sin no more. [Jeremiah 31:34c] There’s a hymn in our Evangelical Lutheran Worship Hymnal [ELW #792] that I’ve most often used at funerals for those departed souls who have suffered from Alzheimer’s or dementia. It is titled “When Memory Fades,”Continue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 34”

LENT 2021 – DAY 33

Jeremiah 29:1-14     Romans 11:13-24     John 11:1-27      Martha said to Jesus, “Lord, if you had been here, my brother would not have died. But even now I know that God will give you whatever you ask of him.”  [John 11:21-22] As I write this morning, the winds are whipping outside my window and my light hasContinue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 33”

LENT 2021 – DAY 32 THE ANNUNCIATION

Isaiah 52:7-12     Hebrews 2:5-10     John 1:9-14   And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father’s only son, full of grace and truth.[John 1:14] Today, March 25, the Church commemorates the Annunciation of Our Lord, when the angel Gabriel came to Mary andContinue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 32 THE ANNUNCIATION”