Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Thanking God in the Belly

In the time set apart
pulled from his life
Jonah thanking God
in the belly of the fish

There with him
sparing his life
sent for a purpose
the calling of his life

To go and serve
to be the carrion call
to save the people
the enemies of his people
faithful to God’s plan

May 17, 2011
Jonah 2
Jonah 1, 3-4
Luke 14:1, 7-14
Psalm 66 NRSV (Call to Worship)
Worship Theme: “Ministering to Unlikely and Unlikable people”
and sermon: “A Fish Story: The One that Didn’t Get Away”
by Reverend Huntley Halvorson
Suncook United Methodist Church
Suncook, NH
May 15, 2011
Fourth Sunday of Easter
Walk to Emmaus
Luke 24:13-35
Fourth Day
Luke 15:11-32
Prodigal Son
Mark 10:17-31
The Parable of the Rich Man

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