Ashland follows the Lectionary scriptures as part of weekly worship services. Current and past scripture readings are listed here.
September 7, 2008 17th Sunday after Pentecost
God instructs Moses and Aaron in preparation for the Passover of the Lord.
The fulfillment of the law is love. Live in such a way that we will be found
living lives of love when Christ returns.
Jesus'instruction for how the church should conduct its life together,
balancing ethical judgment with loving restoration of offending persons in
order that the church's life might be preserved.
18th Sunday after Pentecost September 14, 2008
The people of Israel pass through the sea; the Egyptians are not as lucky.
Do not render judgement but deal with others as Christ has graciously dealt
Jesus states we we ought to forgive "seventy times seven times.
19th Sunday after Pentecost September 21 2008
In the wilderness, faced with the difficulties of survival, the Israelites
complain. God graciously gives them the food they need.
Paul's struggles as an apostle and his intention to serve Christ in all circumstances.
The parable of the laborers in the vineyard
20th Sunday after Pentecost September 28, 2008
Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20
Moses is given the Commandments of God on the holy mountain.
Paul shares how he has been caught up in the work of Christ.
The parable of the wicked tenants