November 28, 2022


We do not merely want to see beauty. . . . We want something else which can hardly be put into words -- to be united with the beauty we see, pass into it, to receive it into ourselves, to bathe in it, to become part of it.  - C.


January 6, 2022

Epiphanies XII

January 6 - Named John 19:26-27 When Jesus saw his mother and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to his mother, “Woman, behold, your son!” Then he said to the disciple, “Behold, your mother!” And from that


January 5, 2022

Epiphanies XI

January 5 - Ripe Matthew 24:32-35  “Now learn this lesson from the fig tree: As soon as its twigs get tender and its leaves come out, you know that summer is near. Even so, when you see all these things, you know that it is near,


January 4, 2022

Epiphanies X

January 4 - Sustained Mark 6:30-44 The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught. Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, “Come


January 3, 2022

Epiphanies IX

January 3 - Known Luke 19:1-6 Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. He wanted to see who Jesus was, but because he was short he could


January 2, 2022

Epiphanies VIII

January 2 - Search Luke 15:8-10 “Or what woman, having ten silver coins, if she loses one coin, does not light a lamp, sweep the house, and search carefully until she finds it? And when she has found it, she calls her friends


January 1, 2022

Epiphanies VII

January 1 - Well John 5:1-15 Some time later, Jesus went up to Jerusalem for one of the Jewish festivals. Now there is in Jerusalem near the Sheep Gate a pool, which in Aramaic is called Bethesda and which is surrounded by five


December 31, 2021

Epiphanies VI

December 31 - String Luke 7:36-50 When one of the Pharisees invited Jesus to have dinner with him, he went to the Pharisee’s house and reclined at the table. A woman in that town who lived a sinful life learned that Jesus was eating


December 30, 2021

Epiphanies V

December 30th - Pearl Matthew 13:45-46 “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls. When he found one of great value, he went away and sold everything he had and bought it.” Matthew 13:45-46 "When


December 29, 2021

Epiphanies IV

December 29 - See Mark 8:22-25 They came to Bethsaida, and some people brought a blind man and begged Jesus to touch him. He took the blind man by the hand and led him outside the village. When he had spit on the man’s eyes and


December 28, 2021

Epiphanies III

December 28 - Meet Mary Luke 1-2 But she was greatly troubled at the saying, and tried to discern what sort of greeting this might be. And the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And


December 27, 2021

Epiphanies II

December 27 - Little Parable of Mustard Seed Matthew 13:31-32 He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. Though it is the smallest of all seeds, yet