Morsels & Stories: We talked about the offertory plates and when they are blessed in the service.
Sermon: This was a hard week full of horrible news. How do we respond? How does God call us to respond?
The lessons can be found by clicking here (link). I preached with Hebrews 7:23-28 in the direct background.
Morsels & Stories: I introduced our next prayer station and talked about the history behind labyrinths.
Sermon: The consolation and hope of Psalm 22.
The lessons can be found by clicking here (link). I worked most closely with Psalm 22.
Morsels & Stories: I read a story from Does God have a Big Toe?
Sermon: Today we give thanks for all that we have, for all of the ways we’re different, and for our ability to share.
The lessons were the ones for Harvest Thanksgiving found on page 396 of the BAS. I worked most closely with Matthew 6:25-33, which you can read here (link).