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When the Church is a Cloud

SCRIPTURE: A collection of scripture passage speaking of clouds, including resources for further reading! All readings from the Complete Jewish Bible. Genesis 9:13I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth. Exodus 13:21-2221 Adonai went ahead of them in a column…

When the Church is a Boat

SCRIPTURE: A collection of scripture passage speaking of boats, including resources for further reading! Genesis 5:11- 6:2911 Now the earth was corrupt in God’s sight and was full of violence….13 So God said to Noah, “I am going to put an end to all people, for the earth is filled with violence because of them….14…

When the Church is a Body

A scripture passage speaking of the “body” of Christ. 1 Corinthians 12:1, 4-27 The Message and the New International Version (v 27) 1 What I (Paul) want to talk about now is the various ways God’s Spirit gets worked into our lives. 4-11 God’s various gifts are handed out everywhere; but they all originate in…

When the Church is a Tree

A set of scripture passages speaking of trees. Ezekial 47:12 NIV12 Fruit trees of all kinds will grow on both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, nor will their fruit fail. Every month they will bear fruit, because the water from the sanctuary flows to them. Their fruit will serve for food…

A Radical Riddle: What to Wear?

SCRIPTURE: Ephesians 6:11-18, New International Version 10 Be strong in the [Creator’s] mighty power.11 Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.12 For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world…

Bring Potato Chips

SCRIPTURE Luke 17:20-21Good News Translation20 Some Pharisees asked Jesus when the Kingdom of God would come.His answer was: “The Kingdom of God does not come in such a way as to be seen by sight. 21 No one will say, ‘Look, here it is!’ or, ‘There it is!’; because the Kingdom of God is within…

Co-Conspirators

SCRIPTURE PASSAGES on breath Psalm 33:6By the word of God the heavens were made, and by the breath of God’s the stars appeared. Job 33:4[Job said:] The Spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life. Mark 15:37Letting out a loud cry, Jesus breathed his last. And yet, as…