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February 4, 2018 #BlessedBreak – Servant Song Mark 1 29 As soon as they left the synagogue, they entered the house of Simon and Andrew, with James and John. 30 Now Simon’s mother-in-law was in bed with a fever, and they told him about her at once. 0
January 28, 2018 #BlessedBreak – Prayer of St. Francis Psalm 34 11 Come, O children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the Lord. 12 Which of you desires life, and covets many days to enjoy good? 13 Keep your tongue from evil, and your lips 0
January 21, 2018 #BlessedBreak – All Things New Isaiah 43 16 Thus says the Lord, who makes a way in the sea, a path in the mighty waters, 17 who brings forth chariot and horse, army and warrior; they lie down, they cannot rise, they are extinguished, quenched 0
January 14, 2018 #BlessedBreak – The Good Samaritan Luke 10 25 Just then a lawyer stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he said, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” 26 He said to him, “What is written in the law? What do you read there?” 27 0
January 7, 2018 #BlessedBreak – A-SPAN James 2 14 What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if you say you have faith but do not have works? Can faith save you? 15 If a brother or sister is naked and lacks daily food, 16 and 0
December 31, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Light in Darkness   John 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things came into being through him, and without him not 0
December 24, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Love 1 Corinthians 13 4 Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; 6 it does not rejoice 0
December 17, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Joy Romans 15:13 13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.     God of abundant joy, In this season 0
December 10, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Peace Isaiah 2:2-4 2 In days to come the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established as the highest of the mountains, and shall be raised above the hills; all the nations shall stream to it. 3 Many peoples shall 0
December 3, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Hope Isaiah 9:2-7 2 The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who lived in a land of deep darkness— on them light has shined. 3 You have multiplied the nation, you have increased its joy; they 0
November 26, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Advent Isaiah 40 27 Why do you say, O Jacob,     and speak, O Israel, “My way is hidden from the Lord,     and my right is disregarded by my God”? 28 Have you not known? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting 0
November 19, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Gifts 1 Thessalonians 5 12 But we appeal to you, brothers and sisters, to respect those who labor among you, and have charge of you in the Lord and admonish you; 13 esteem them very highly in love because of their 0
November 12, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Be Still Psalm 46 God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. 2 Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change, though the mountains shake in the heart of the sea; 3 though its waters roar 0
November 5, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Everything is Holy Psalm 24 The earth is the Lord’s and all that is in it, the world, and those who live in it; 2 for he has founded it on the seas, and established it on the rivers. 3 Who shall ascend 0
October 29, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Bazaar Time! Psalm 150 Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty firmament! 2 Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his surpassing greatness! 3 Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute 0
October 22, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Life-Changing Goats Isaiah 58:6-10 6Isn’t this the fast I choose: releasing wicked restraints, untying the ropes of a yoke, setting free the mistreated, and breaking every yoke? 7 Isn’t it sharing your bread with the hungry and bringing the homeless poor into 0
October 15, 2017 #BlessedBreak – CROP Walk Matthew 25:31-40 31 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. 32 All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will 0
October 8, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Cornerstone Psalm 118: 21-25 21 I thank you that you have answered me     and have become my salvation. 22 The stone that the builders rejected     has become the chief cornerstone. 23 This is the Lord’s doing;     it is marvelous in our eyes. 24 This is 0
October 1, 2017 #BlessedBreak – St. Francis Proverbs 12:10 The righteous know the needs of their animals,     but the mercy of the wicked is cruel.   God who created and cares for all creatures, We give you thanks for the animals who have become our companions, for 0
September 24, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Migratory God   Exodus 16:2-4, 32-35 2 The whole congregation of the Israelites complained against Moses and Aaron in the wilderness. 3 The Israelites said to them, “If only we had died by the hand of the Lord in the land of 0
September 17, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Prayer of Peace John 14: 25-27 25 “I have said these things to you while I am still with you. 26 But the Advocate,[i] the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you everything, and remind you of all that 0
September 10, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Shepherd’s Spring Luke 10:29-37 29 But wanting to justify himself, he asked Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?” 30 Jesus replied, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell into the hands of robbers, who stripped him, beat him, and went 0
September 2, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Children’s Disaster Services Many waters cannot quench love,     neither can floods drown it. Song of Solomon 8:7 God of unquenchable love, We lift up to you each of your children seeking shelter, comfort and care this day. For every family displaced by flooding, 0
August 26, 2017 #BlessedBreak – The Making of a Midwife Exodus 1:15-20 15 The king of Egypt said to the Hebrew midwives, one of whom was named Shiphrah and the other Puah, 16 “When you act as midwives to the Hebrew women, and see them on the birthstool, if it 0
August 19, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Who Is My Neighbor?   * Luke 10:29-37 29 But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, ‘And who is my neighbor?’ 30 In reply Jesus said: ‘A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he was attacked by robbers. They stripped 0
August 14, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Brave Man from Ohio   * This week’s #BlessedBreak is Friends with the Weather performing Brave Man from Ohio, a song written by Andy Murray about Ted Studebaker, a Brethren peace worker killed in Vietnam. #BlessedBreak is a video devotional that offers readers a 0
August 6, 2017 #BlessedBreak – VBS Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex. Psalm 139:14 If god is for us, who can ever be against us? Romans 8:31 The Lord your God is with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9 Your unfailing love will last 0
July 9, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Another Way of Living Don’t be conformed to the patterns of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds so that you can figure out what God’s will is—what is good and pleasing and mature. Romans 12:2 God who supplies our 0
June 25, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Standing in the Need of Prayer http://arlingtoncob.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Standing-in-the-Need-of-Prayer.mp3   May the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ be blessed! He is the compassionate Father and God of all comfort. He’s the one who comforts us in all our trouble so that we can comfort other 0
June 18, 2017 #BlessedBreak – Sky But your loyal love, Lord, extends to the skies; your faithfulness reaches the clouds. Your righteousness is like the strongest mountains; your justice is like the deepest sea. Lord, you save both humans and animals. Your faithful love is priceless, 0