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Blogging Towards Sunday | posts preparing for public worship, wrestling with scripture, culture, theology and daily life.

Blogging Towards Sunday, April 15, 2018

  Revelation 1:9-2:7   Revelation is a challenging word. A historically divisive book in Christian…

Blogging Towards Sunday, April 8, 2018

  John 20:19-32 Jesus has risen from the dead.  Now what?  The gospel of John…

Blogging Towards Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018

  John 20:1-18   Since Christmas, we’ve been journeying through the Gospel of John on…

Blogging Towards Sunday, March 25, 2018

John  12:12-27, 19:16b-22 Throughout John, Jesus has talked of his hour to come.  Today’s first…

Blogging Towards Sunday, March 18, 2018

  John 19:1-16a    Throughout John, Jesus has talked of his hour to come.  Now…

Blogging Towards Sunday, March 11, 2018

  John 18:28-40   Today’s scripture passage relates the climactic moment in a trial motif…

Blogging Towards Sunday, March 4, 2018

      John 18:12-27   Today’s scripture is like modern movie story-telling in which…

Blogging Towards Sunday, Feburary 25, 2018

  John 13:1-17   Today’s scripture is again punctuated by paradoxes and misunderstanding.  Jesus takes…

Blogging Towards Sunday, February 18, 2018

  John 11:1-45   This week’s scripture is filled with contrasts and paradoxes. Jesus is…

Blogging Towards Sunday, February 4, 2018

  John 4:1-42 Today’s scripture is easy to follow, but without some background information, it’s…