Blessed Hunger, Holy Feast: Lent 1

Deuteronomy 26:1-19 is the defining narrative for the Israelites. They were once wanderers. Now they have a home and food. God acted and God saved them from desolation and disappearance. Now they respond with thanks – sharing the produce of their harvests so that those who are as vulnerable as they once were can feast, too!

Lectionary learning: Deuteronomy 4.1-9

Today we missed Pastor Stan, who stayed home to recover from illness. But, worship leader Naomi Weaver and Pastor Carmen Horst led the congregation in Dwelling in the Word. We preached to each other today! First, we meditatively read the sermon text, Deuteronomy 4.1-9 – And then we listened to each other –