Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster

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Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Friday, April 30, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: Proverbs 3:5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. Spiritual Practice: Discernment There are so many powers that influence our decisions: whether because of relationships, financial implications, physical limitations, interest, instinct, or now, even, public health [...]

2021-04-30T05:53:57-05:00Immersed|

Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Thursday, April 29, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: Psalm 23:1 The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. Spiritual Practice: Memorization/Learning by Heart There is power in our ability to memorize. One of the things I’ve missed most during the pandemic is the common, memorized refrain of the congregation praying together the prayer Jesus [...]

2021-04-27T14:37:32-05:00Immersed|

Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: Psalm 37:17 Trust in the Lord and do good; Dwell in the land and cultivate faithfulness. Spiritual Practice: Outreach A dear friend taught me this John Wesley quote: Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In [...]

2021-04-27T14:23:17-05:00Immersed|

Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: Matthew 18:20 For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them. Spiritual Practice: Commitment to Community Because the pandemic has restricted so many of the regular rhythms of gathering together, I wonder: do you feel more committed to community now, [...]

2021-04-26T15:58:23-05:00Immersed|

Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Tuesday, April 26, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: Proverbs 27:17 As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. Spiritual Practice: Accountability Partner Today’s quote (above) isn’t exactly inspirational, but it acknowledges the tipping point: we need accountability partners to navigate the waters of life. Do you have someone who you can check in with? [...]

2021-04-26T05:55:16-05:00Immersed|

Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Sunday, April 25, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: Jeremiah 30:22 "You shall be my people, and I will be your God." Spiritual Practice: Making Promises/Covenant The missed phone call, the coffee date that slipped your mind, the marriage that falls apart, the parent who never returns their kids call. We all fall apart in small [...]

2021-04-24T04:42:24-05:00Immersed|

Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Saturday, April 24, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:10 I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another in what you say and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in [...]

2021-04-24T04:17:00-05:00Immersed|

Immeasurably Immersed: A Spring Devotional

Friday, April 23, 2021 Katie Snipes Lancaster Scripture: Matthew 6:16–18 And when you fast, do not look gloomy like the hypocrites, for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward. But when you fast, anoint your head and wash [...]

2021-04-23T04:21:00-05:00Immersed|

Prayers of the People April 18, 2021

God of this fragile planet, where memory and hope are always hard at work: we need you. Hear our stammering, a river of sound, praise, petition, prayer, the lifting up of truest joy and deepest sorrow. Some days, we inhale dust, our lives empty and windblown. Other days, something just beyond ourselves shines bright [...]

2021-04-22T14:04:46-05:00Church Stories, Pastoral Prayer|