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

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…

Blogging Towards Sunday, January 28, 2018

  John 3:1-21   Today’s scripture contains the most often quoted Bible verse in American…

Blogging Towards Sunday, January 21, 2018

John 2:13-25 Today’s scripture goes straight to the ways in which it is different than…

Blogging Towards Sunday, January 14, 2018

  John 2: 1-11   John is the fourth gospel, significantly different than the other…

Blogging Towards Sunday, January 7, 2018

John 1:35-51   John tells the story of the call of the first disciples differently…