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Lenten Devotions (Page 14)

1st Sunday in Lent, February 14

Deut. 26:1-11; Ps. 91:1-2, 9-16; Rom. 10:8b-13; Luke 4:1-13 Note: Since Sundays are not technically part of Lent, there are no devotions on Sundays. We’ll send out the lectionary readings for the day; please join us for worship (usually at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m., but check www.lewinsville.org for occasional variations)

Saturday, February 13

Ezekiel 39:21-29 (NRSV) I will display my glory among the nations; and all the nations shall see my judgment that I have executed, and my hand that I have laid on them. The house of Israel shall know that I am the LORD their God, from that day forward. And the nations shall know that the house of Israel went into captivity…

Friday, February 12

Psalm 148 Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from the heavens; praise him in the heights! Praise him, all his angels; praise him, all his host! Praise him, sun and moon; praise him, all you shining stars! Praise him, you highest heavens, and you waters above the heavens!  Let them praise the name of the Lord, for he commanded and they were created. He established them…

Thursday, February 11

Philippians 3:12-21 (RSV) Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect; but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own. Brethren, I do not consider that I have made it my own; but one thing I do, forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on…

Ash Wednesday, February 10

Matthew 6: 1-6 (NRSV) “Beware of practicing your piety before others in order to be seen by them; for then you have no reward from your Father in heaven. So whenever you give alms, do not sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, so that they may be praised by others. Truly I…

Introduction

Lenten Devotional Booklet 2016 Lewinsville Presbyterian Church “Repentance and Transformation”   Dear friends of Lewinsville, During Lent, the church engages in a 40-day period of preparation for the great events of Holy Week – the crucifixion, death, burial, and resurrection of our Lord Jesus. These events of Holy Week stand at the center of our Christian faith. They invite us to rethink…

Welcome to the 2016 Lenten Devotional

Welcome! This blog will hold a series of Lenten devotions written by Lewinsville members.   If you’d like to see previous years’ devotions, follow one of these links: 2015, 2014, 2013.   As was the case in previous years, you may subscribe to the daily posts by email (see instructions at the top of the right-hand column to sign up).  The first…