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Fresh Water

By David Baumann A Reading from James 3:1-12 1 Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers and sisters, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness. 2 For all of us make ... Read more...

New: 9/5 TLC Online

The September 5 Parish Ministry issue of The Living Church, the largest issue of the year, is available online to registered subscribers. Our cover story celebrates our Partners: the churches, dioceses, and ... Read more...

Hear, O Israel

By Sherry Black A Reading from the Gospel of Mark 12:28-34 28 One of the scribes came near and heard them disputing with one another, and seeing that he answered them well, he asked him, “Which commandmen... Read more...

Receive as a Child

By James Cornwell A Reading from the Gospel of Mark 10:1-16 1 He left that place and went to the region of Judea and beyond the Jordan. And crowds again gathered around him; and, as was his custom, he aga... Read more...

Fools Rush In

Feast of the Transfiguration By Ken Asel A Reading from the Gospel of Mark 9:14-29 14 When they came to the disciples, they saw a great crowd around them, and some scribes arguing with them. 15 When th... Read more...

Healed and Whole

By Ken Asel A Reading from the Gospel of Mark 8:22-33 22 They came to Bethsaida. Some people brought a blind man to him and begged him to touch him. 23 He took the blind man by the hand and led him out of... Read more...

Sharing the Story

By Ken Asel A Reading from Acts 18:1-11 1 After this Paul left Athens and went to Corinth. 2 There he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, who had recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla... Read more...

When He Helps Us Shine

By Elizabeth Baumann A Reading from the Gospel of Mark 7:24-37 24 From there he set out and went away to the region of Tyre. He entered a house and did not want anyone to know he was there. Yet he could n... Read more...