Saturday, February 14, 2015

The temerity to Rebuke God – v3

Would I have been so ready
so brash, as bold,
as Peter had been
the temerity to rebuke God
to tell God what to do

Would I have thought of myself
not wanting Christ to die
challenging His words
wanting Him to be an earthly king
not enthroned in the sky

edited February 14, 2015
The temerity to Rebuke God – v3

(merging edits to original and version 2)
edited January 5, 2015
The temerity to Rebuke God – v2
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
sermon blog
meditation blog
“God’s Whisper” blog
Suncook United Methodist Church
Suncook, NH
Second Sunday in Lent
March 4, 2012

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