Ashland follows the Lectionary scriptures as part of weekly worship services. Current and past scripture readings are listed here.
August 3 12th Sunday after Pentecost
Down by the Jabbok River, Jacob wresltes with a mysterious stranger.
Guard me as the apple of your eye.
Paul proclaims the faithfulness to the people of Israel.
Feeding more than five thousand in the wilderness.
August 10 13th Sunday after Pentecost
Joseph is sold into slavery by his brothers.
Psalm 105: 1-6, 16-22, 45b
The word is near you, on your lips, and in your heart.
Jesus walks across stormy waters of Galilee
August 17 14th Sunday after Pentecost
Joseph is re-united with his brothers.
How pleasant it is when God’s people are together.
God has not rejected the Hebrews.
Matthew 15: (10-20), 21-28
A Canaanite mother challenges Jesus.
August 24 15th Sunday after Pentecost
After many years a Egyptian king who did not know Joseph decides to enslaves
If God had not been at our side!
Present yourselves as a living, holy sacrifice to God.
“Who do you say that I am?” asks Jesus.
Moses behold a burning bush that is not consumed. From the bush comes a
voice calling him to lead his people out of slavery.
Psalm 105:1-6, 23-26, 45c
An historical psalm of praise.
Paul speaks of the radical nature of Christian love.
Jesus delivers foreboding news to the disciples that he must go to Jerusalem
and undergo great suffering.