Lectionary Haiku 20 March 2022

Third Sunday in Lent “Know where your true nourishment comes from!” seems to be the theme running through today’s lections. Isaiah 55:1-9 No, not just waterbut wine, milk and sweet honeyfor those who know where ****************************** Psalm 63:1-8¬† ¬†Soul’s sanctuaryThere my strength will be renewedDwelling with my God! ****************************** 1 Corinthians 10:1-13 With Christ asContinue reading “Lectionary Haiku 20 March 2022”

Lectionary Haiku 16 March 2022

There is no escaping conflict, but there is always a firm foundation from which to meet it. Ukraine is a current example as is our continuing Psalm for the day. The Book of Chronicles peeks into a pending invasion of Judah that also reveals this principle. Luke reminds us of the razor-sharp focus required. PsalmContinue reading “Lectionary Haiku 16 March 2022”

Lectionary Haiku 13 March 2022

Second Sunday in Lent YHWH terrifyingly seals a promise to Abraham. The Psalm reiterates confidence. Philippians expands on Christ as the ultimate source of fulfilment and the Gospel returns us to the painful cost to be embraced. Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18 Smoke and fire at nightMysteriously pass byA promise is made  +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Psalm 27 Wait forContinue reading “Lectionary Haiku 13 March 2022”