Commemoration of Aquila, Priscilla, and Apollos February 13 The Lord be with you On the LC-MS liturgical calendar February 13 is the Commemoration of Aquila, Priscilla, and Apollos. It is also recognized by the Orthodox congregations for Aquilla and Priscilla (sorry Apollos). Aquila and his wife, Priscilla (Prisca), were Jewish
The Lord be with you The need for preparation for every religious event was second nature to the early Christians, the sentiment having been inherited from the first century Christians who were strongly influenced by the many Jewish converts (though they probably didn’t think of themselves as “converts” but still
Commemoration of Silas, Fellow Worker of St. Peter and St. Paul February 10 The Lord be with you As I said in yesterday’s post about Ash Wednesday, besides today being Ash Wednesday it is also the Commemoration of Silas, Fellow Worker of St. Peter and St. Paul. At Our Redeemer,
The Lord be with you As most everyone knows, the forty days of Lent reflect the forty days our Lord Jesus spent in the wilderness at the outset of his public ministry (Matthew 4:1-11; Mark 1:12-13; Luke 4:1-13). During that time he fasted, prayed, and was tempted by the devil.
Currently the Thursday morning Bible Study (10:00 AM) is examining the theology and stories behind some of our hymns. Below is the tentative schedule of hymns. February 11 – “Rock of Ages” LSB 761 February 18 – “Amazing Grace” LSB 744 February 25 – “Holy God, We Praise Your Name”
As long as I’ve been here, the events calendar on this blog has been frozen in a loop. It automatically posted Sunday Bible Study and worship. That’s it. No Advent services. No Christmas service. No council meetings. No voters meetings. No pot-luck gatherings. No meetings of our sleeping bag group.
The Transfiguration or Our Lord The Lord be with you Tomorrow is Transfiguration Sunday. On our calendar, Transfiguration Sunday always falls on the Last Sunday after the Epiphany. The Epiphany season can have up to nine Sundays (counting Transfiguration Sunday) and as few as five (again counting Transfiguration). The length
Commemoration of Jacob (Israel), Patriarch February 5 The Lord be with you February 5 has been set aside to remember Jacob (Israel) on our liturgical calendar. Jacob, the third of the three Hebrew patriarchs, was the younger of the twin sons of Isaac and Rebekah. After wrestling with the Angel
February 2016 Dear Friend of Orphan Grain Mid-Atlantic, We’re starting something new – a monthly email to keep you up to date on current happenings in and about the Mid-Atlantic Branch. You won’t have to wonder what’s going on between newsletters anymore because “News Flash” is here! Nicaragua Shipment –