Entries by Deane Zeeman

Easter 6

May 21 2017 Readings: Acts 17:22-31 ~ 1 Peter 3:13-22 ~ John 15:15-21 Last week, we listened in as Jesus tried to comfort his disciples on the night before his death.  Let not your hearts be troubled.  Believe in God and trust in me.  Death is not the end of the story.  I’m just going […]

Easter 4 ~ The Shepherd’s Voice

May 7 2017 Readings: Acts 2:42-47 ~ Peter 2: 19-25 ~ John 10:1-10 Even on the rainiest of days, I wake up to a chorus of birds singing outside my bedroom window. It a welcome, joyful sound even at 5 am. As the day unfolds, all of us are bombarded with the sound of many […]

Easter Day ~ With God There Are No Endings

April 16 2017 READINGS: Jeremiah 31: 1-6 ~ Acts 10: 34-43 ~ Matthew 27: 11-54 With God there are no endings – just endless new beginnings. These are the words on my favourite funeral bulletin cover. Throughout the Lenten season we have been encouraged to reframe the way we look at things. Instead of thinking […]

Lent 5 2017 ~ Spiritual Resiliency & Resurrection

April 2 2017 Readings: Ezekiel 37: 1-14  ~ Romans 8: 6-11 ~ John 11:1-45 Spiritual Resiliency and Resurrection Lord, if you had been here my brother would not have died. This heart felt cry from both Martha and Mary resonates with anyone who’s experienced the untimely death of a loved one.  It can feel like […]