Entries by Deane Zeeman

Thanksgiving ~ 2017 ~ Grounded and Grateful

October 8 2017   READINGS: Deuteronomy 8:7-18 ~ 2 Corinthians 9: 6-15 ~ Luke 17: 11-19 Take care that you do not forget the Lord your God when you come into the land of promise. Fifty-one years ago, my father decided that Canada was the land of promise for our family.  Driving down the Eastern Townships […]

Pentecost 17 2017

October 1 2017 Readings: Exodus 17:1-7 2 ~ Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16 ~ Matthew 21:23-32 Any leader of any a church recognizes the truth reflected in today’s readings. There are days when we have that Moses experience of crying out to the Lord – ‘What shall I do with this people? They are almost ready to […]

Pentecost 16 2017 ~ Rooted Pilgrims

September 24, 2017  Readings: Exodus 16:2-15 ~ Psalm 105: 1-6, 37-45 ~ Matthew 20:1-16 When Israel came out of Egypt, they didn’t arrive in the land of promise overnight.  It was a 40-year journey that happened in stages – stages that allowed the community to be transformed from a ragtag group of runaway slaves into […]