Entries by Jill Beim

Scriptures for Sunday, July 31, 2016

Mark 4:35-41 Jesus Stills a Storm 35 On that day, when evening had come, he said to them, “Let us go across to the other side.” 36 And leaving the crowd behind, they took him with them in the boat, just as he was. Other boats were with him. 37 A great windstorm arose, and the waves beat […]

Scriptures for Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Matthew 26:20-29 20 When it was evening, he took his place with the twelve; 21 and while they were eating, he said, “Truly I tell you, one of you will betray me.”22 And they became greatly distressed and began to say to him one after another, “Surely not I, Lord?” 23 He answered, “The one who has dipped his hand […]

Scriptures for Sunday, July 17th, 2016

Leviticus 24:19-20 19 Anyone who maims another shall suffer the same injury in return:20 fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth for tooth; the injury inflicted is the injury to be suffered. Matthew 5:38-45 Concerning Retaliation 38 “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ 39 But I say […]

Scripture for Sunday, July 10th, 2016

John 15:16 16 You did not choose me but I chose you. And I appointed you to go and bear fruit, fruit that will last, so that the Father will give you whatever you ask him in my name. Ephesians 2:8-10 8 For by grace you have been saved through faith, and this is not your own […]

Scriptures for Sunday, July 3, 2016

Romans 13:1-7 Being Subject to Authorities 13 Let every person be subject to the governing authorities; for there is no authority except from God, and those authorities that exist have been instituted by God. 2 Therefore whoever resists authority resists what God has appointed, and those who resist will incur judgment. 3 For rulers are not a terror […]

Scriptures for Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Luke 18:35-43 Jesus Heals a Blind Beggar Near Jericho 35 As he approached Jericho, a blind man was sitting by the roadside begging. 36 When he heard a crowd going by, he asked what was happening. 37 They told him, “Jesus of Nazareth is passing by.” 38 Then he shouted, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!” 39 Those who […]

Scriptures for June 19th, 2016

Luke 17:11-19 Jesus Cleanses Ten Lepers 11 On the way to Jerusalem Jesus was going through the region between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he entered a village, ten lepers approached him. Keeping their distance, 13 they called out, saying, “Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!” 14 When he saw them, he said to them, “Go and show yourselves to the […]

Scripture for Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Wake Up from Your Sleep 5 1-2 Watch what God does, and then you do it, like children who learn proper behavior from their parents. Mostly what God does is love you. Keep company with him and learn a life of love. Observe how Christ loved us. His love was not cautious but extravagant. He didn’t love […]

Scriptures for June 5th, 2016

Luke 13:10-17 Jesus Heals a Crippled Woman 10 Now he was teaching in one of the synagogues on the sabbath. 11 And just then there appeared a woman with a spirit that had crippled her for eighteen years. She was bent over and was quite unable to stand up straight. 12 When Jesus saw her, he called her […]

Scholarships – Apply NOW!

The Endowment Committee is pleased to announce that we are accepting scholarship applications for various Lutheran colleges. For more information or an application, visit the church office or email kris.geslin@clcelkriver.org. The application deadline is June 10.