Third Sunday of Easter – April 18, 2021

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Welcome to this video worship experience for the Third Sunday of Easter. On this day, we continue to proclaim the good news: “Alleluia! Christ is risen! Christ is risen indeed! Alleluia!” The gospel reading for the Third Sunday of Easter is always one in which the risen Christ shares food with the disciples, meals that […]

Second Sunday of Easter – April 11, 2021

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Welcome to this video worship experience for the Second Sunday of Easter. On this day, we continue to proclaim the good news: “Alleluia! Christ is risen! Christ is risen indeed! Alleluia!” The Easter season is a week of weeks, seven Sundays when we play in the mystery of Christ’s presence, mostly through the glorious Gospel […]

Resurrection of Our Lord/Easter Day – April 4, 2021

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Welcome to this video worship experience for the Resurrection of Our Lord/Easter Day. On this day, we proclaim the good news: “Alleluia! Christ is risen! Christ is risen indeed! Alleluia!” Jesus is alive, and God has swallowed up death forever. With Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome, we may feel astonished and […]

Good Friday – April 2, 2021

This Good Friday video worship experience is offered by Emmanuel Episcopal Church and Peace Lutheran Church. Both are located in Grass Valley, California. On Good Friday, we continue on our three-day journey to the cross and empty tomb. Life and death stand side by side as we enter into Good Friday. In John’s passion account, […]

Maundy Thursday – April 1, 2021

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We come to the end of our forty-day Lenten journey with Jesus, focusing on repentance, renewal, reconciliation, and God’s relationship with us through Jesus Christ, in anticipation of the cross and empty tomb. On this Maundy Thursday, we gather with Christians around the world to celebrate the Three Days of Jesus’ death and resurrection. On […]

Palm Sunday / Sunday of the Passion – March 28, 2021

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We are near the end of our forty-day Lenten journey with Jesus, focusing on repentance, renewal, reconciliation, and God’s relationship with us through Jesus Christ, in anticipation of the cross and empty tomb. Holy week, the center of the church’s year, is one of striking contrasts: Jesus rides into Jerusalem surrounded by shouts of glory, […]

Fifth Sunday in Lent – March 21, 2021

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We continue our forty-day Lenten journey with Jesus, focusing on repentance, renewal, reconciliation, and God’s relationship with us through Jesus Christ, in anticipation of the cross and empty tomb. God promises Jeremiah that a “new covenant” will be made in the future: a covenant that will allow all the people to know God by heart. […]

Fourth Sunday in Lent – March 14, 2021

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We continue our forty-day Lenten journey with Jesus, focusing on repentance, renewal, reconciliation, and God’s relationship with us through Jesus Christ. In today’s reading from Numbers, the Israelites and Moses are in the wilderness. God makes a promise to Moses that those who look on the bronze serpent will live. In the reading from John, […]

Third Sunday in Lent – March 7, 2021

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We continue our forty-day Lenten journey with Jesus, focusing on repentance, renewal, reconciliation, and God’s relationship with us through Jesus Christ. In today’s reading from 1 Corinthians, Paul’s focus and proclamation is on Christ crucified. Through Jesus Christ, the cross has been transformed and proclaims that God is mostly revealed in weakness, humiliation, and death. […]

Second Sunday in Lent – February 28, 2021

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We continue our forty-day Lenten journey with Jesus, focusing on repentance, renewal, reconciliation, and God’s relationship with us through Jesus Christ. In the reading from Genesis, the second covenant in this year’s Lenten readings is the one made with Abraham and Sarah: God’s promise to make them the ancestors of many, with whom God will […]