Wednesday, November 28, 2012

The temerity to Rebuke God

Would I have been so ready
as Peter had done
the temerity to rebuke God
to tell him what to do
Would I have thought of myself
not wanting him to die
wanting him to be a king
not residing in the sky

New poem 11/28/12
“The temerity to Rebuke God”
earlier poem of March 4, 2012
“Rebuking Peter in public

Mark 8:33
Worship Theme: promises with a price. . .
Mark 8:31-38
Genesis 17:1-10
Romans 4:16-25
Mark 8:29
Matthew 11:28
John 3:16
Call to Worship (Psalm 105:1-3)
Unison Prayer
Prayer of Dedication (GBOD Mark 8:31-38)
The Great Thanksgiving for Early in Lent
and sermon, “The Foolishness of God”
by Pastor Ruth Foss
A Handmaiden of the Lord
Suncook United Methodist Church
Suncook, NH
Second Sunday in Lent
March 4, 2012

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