Tag: reflection

The Holiday Season, Advent and Me

Today’s Readings: AM Psalm 25; PM Psalm 9, 15; Amos 7:1-9; Rev. 1:1-8; Matt. 22:23-33 A Reflection from Ed Keithly, Adult Vocation Officer on Diocesan Staff Pre-Reflection Pledge: I solemnly swear that this reflection will […]

Wakeful Attentiveness

Today’s readings: AM Psalm 20, 21:1-7(8-14); PM Psalm 110:1-5(6-7), 116, 117; Amos 5:18-27; Jude 17-25; Matt. 22:15-22 A Reflection from the Rt. Rev. Edwin F. Gulick Jr., Assistant Bishop Sermon for Advent 1 (Psalm 122; […]

Comfortable or Comforted?

Today’s Readings: AM Psalm 16, 17; PM Psalm 22; Amos 5:1-17; Jude 1-16; Matt. 22:1-14 A Reflection from the Rev. Deacon Ed Jones, Secretary of the Diocese. It’s not easy to be a Christian in […]

A Flame of Hope

Today’s Readings:  AM Psalm 18:1-20; PM Psalm 18:21-50; Amos 4:6-13; 2 Pet. 3:11-18; Matt. 21:33-46 A reflection from Maureen Carey-Back, Lay Pastoral Assistant, St. David’s, Ashburn; Diaconal Postulant for Holy Orders During the weeks of […]

A Season of Patience

Today’s Readings: AM Psalm 119:1-24; PM Psalm 12, 13, 14; Amos 3:12-4:5; 2 Pet. 3:1-10; Matt. 21:23-32 A reflection from Megan-Drew Tiller, Intern in the Office of Mission and Outreach. Patience is a virtue, as […]