A Church Without Walls

Lent at Grace

Good Friday

A Word About Good Friday Read Mark 15: 25 – 39 There is no doubt that the crucifixion of Jesus was a shocking end to his earthly ministry. It came just five days after his enthusiastic celebration into Jerusalem.  Although the earthly reasons for Jesus’ death by the Romans were blasphemy and his claim to be…

Maundy Thursday

A Word About Maundy Thursday Please read Mark 14: 12 – 28 The focus for Maundy is “the last supper” the disciples had with Jesus.  This well-known scene has been, of course, immortalized by Leonardo da Vinci’s awesome painting. During the meal Jesus says, “The truth is, one of you will betray me.” That statement…

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Prayer: Breathe deeply as you gaze upon the image on the left. Imagine placing yourself yourself in this scene. What do you see? How do you feel? Get quiet and still, offering a silent or spoken prayer to God. This Week’s Scripture: Ezekiel 37: 1 – 14 “The hand of the Lord came upon me,…

Fourth Sunday of Lent

PRAYER: Breathe deeply as you gaze upon the image above. Imagine placing yourself in this scene. What do you see? How do you feel? Get quiet and still, offering a silent or spoken prayer to God. This Week’s Scripture: Psalm 23 A Psalm of David. The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.    He makes me lie…