Station 13 – Stations of the Cross

Brief Description of Station 13 and the reason why the secondary images are included Station 13 – Spear in side (Jn 19:31-37) a. Abraham circumcising Isaac (Genesis 17:9-12, 22-23; Gen 21:1-7) b. Moses strikes the Rock (Exodus 17:1-17) Reason – The shedding of blood in circumcision pointed to the shedding

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Stations of the Cross – Station 12

Brief Description of Station 12 and the reason why the secondary images are included Station 12 – Jesus dies/Last Word/signs and wonders/response of centurion-people (Matt 27:50-56; Mk 15:37-42; Lk 23:44-49; Jn 19:30b) a. Adam and Eve eating forbidden fruit (Genesis 3:1-8) b. Temple sacrifice (Lev 4:22-35) Reason – When Adam

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Station 11

Brief Description of Station 11 and the reason why the secondary images are included Station 11 – Jesus speaks from the cross (Matt 27:45-49; Mk 15:33-36; Lk 23:34-43; Jn 19:23-30a) a. God tells Noah it is safe to leave the ark, rainbow promise (Genesis 8:13-22; 9:8-17) b. God speaks to

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Station 10 with Meditation

Brief Description of Station 10 and the reason why the secondary images are included Station 10 – Crucified/charges posted (Matt 27:33-37; Mk 15:22-32; Lk 23:32-33, 38; Jn 19:18-22) a. Abraham offering up Isaac (Genesis 22:9-18) b. Brazen Serpent (Numbers 21:4-9) Reason – Abraham prepared to sacrifice his Son Isaac, but

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Station Nine – Stations of the Cross

Brief Description of Station 9 and the reason why the secondary images are included Station 9 – Daughters of Jerusalem (Lk 23:27-31) a. The fall of Judah to Babylon (Jer 16:1-13; 2 Kings 24:10-25:21) b. Ruth and Naomi – two faithful women in hard times (Ruth 1) Reason – Jeremiah

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Stations of the Cross, Station Eight

Brief Description of Station 8 and the reason why the secondary images are included Station 8 – Simon of Cyrene (Matt 27:32 ; Mk 15:21; Lk 23:26) a. Solomon prays for foreigners (1 Kings 8:41-43) b. Naaman the Syrian comes to faith (2 Kings 5:1-19a) Reason – Solomon prays for

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The Fall of Jericho – a sermon

The Lord be with you Due to the weather cancellation of tonight’s (March 7) Lent service, I’m posting the text of the message. Included also are the Bible lessons and the Collect (prayer) Blessings in Christ Pastor Wednesday March 7 Commemoration of Perpetua and Felicitas, Martyrs Sermon: The Shadow of

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Perpetua and Felicitas, Martyrs

March 7 Commemoration of Perpetua and Felicitas, Martyrs On March 7, 202, the women Perpetua and Felicitas were martyred for their Christian Faith in Carthage, Africa. They were arrested and executed because they were “catechumens.” A “catechumen” is a person who is undergoing basic instruction in the Christian Faith. Their

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Stations of the Cross – Station 7

Brief Description of Station 7 and the reason why the secondary images are included Station 7 – Jesus bears the Cross (Jn 19:16b-17) a. Isaac carrying the wood for his sacrifice (Genesis 22:6-14) b. Israel in bondage in Egypt (Exodus 1:8-14) Reason – Isaac carried the wood that would be

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