The Fourth Sunday in Lent – March 15, 2015
Mass at 11:00 AM. Readings: Numbers 21:4-9; Psalm 107; Ephesians 2:1-10; John 3:14-21. Pastor Jonathan Linman will preside and preach.
Pastor Detweiler is on vacation until March 25, when he will return to the office.
The theme of God’s love expressed in covenant continues. Last week we read the Mosaic Covenant: the 10 Commandments. This week we read about the consequences of the people’s faithless ignoring of that covenant. But even in their faithlessness, God does not abandon them, but provides a means of salvation. A symbol of their affliction becomes the means of salvation for them. (more…)