Posts by Street Psalms
Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost – October 30th – Year C
19:1 He entered Jericho and was passing through it.
19:2 A man was there named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was rich.
19:3 He was trying to see who Jesus was, but on account of the crowd he could not, because he was short in stature.Read More
Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost – October 16th – Year C
18:1 Then Jesus told them a parable about their need to pray always and not to lose heart.
18:2 He said, “In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor had respect for people.Read More
Second Sunday in Lent – March 13th – Year C
13:31 At that very hour some Pharisees came and said to him, “Get away from here, for Herod wants to kill you.”
13:32 He said to them, “Go and tell that fox for me, ‘Listen, I am casting out demons and performing cures today and tomorrow, and on the third day I finish my work.Read More
First Sunday in Lent – March 6th – Year C
Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness,
4:2 where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing at all during those days, and when they were over, he was famished.Read More
6th Sunday after Epiphany – February 13th – Year C
He came down with them and stood on a level place, with a great crowd of his disciples and a great multitude of people from all Judea, Jerusalem, and the coast of Tyre and Sidon.
4th Sunday after Epiphany – January 30th – Year C
Then he began to say to them, “Today this scripture has been fulfilled in your hearing.”
4:22 All spoke well of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his mouth. They said, “Is not this Joseph’s son?”Read More
I am not a doom and gloom futurist, but it seems clear to me that either we learn to journey together across differences, or our differences will consume us.Read More
2nd Sunday After Christmas – January 2nd – Year C
John 1:(1-9), 10-18
1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
1:2 He was in the beginning with God.Read More
1st Sunday After Christmas – December 26th – Year C
2:41 Now every year his parents went to Jerusalem for the festival of the Passover.
2:42 And when he was twelve years old, they went up as usual for the festival.Read More
Christmas Day – December 25th – Year C
Luke 2:1-14, (15-20)
In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.
4th Sunday of Advent – December 19th – Year C
Luke 1:39-45, (46-55)
In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country,
1:40 where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth.
1:41 When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped in her womb. And Elizabeth was filled with the Holy SpiritRead More
3rd Sunday of Advent – December 12th – Year C
John said to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
21st Sunday After Pentecost – October 17th – Year B
James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came forward to him and said to him, “Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you.”
10:36 And he said to them, “What is it you want me to do for you?”Read More
20th Sunday After Pentecost – October 10th – Year B
As he was setting out on a journey, a man ran up and knelt before him, and asked him, “Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?”
10:18 Jesus said to him, “Why do you call me good? No one is good but God alone.Read More
12th Sunday After Pentecost – August 15th – Year B
I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.”
9th Sunday After Pentecost – July 25th – Year B
After this Jesus went to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, also called the Sea of Tiberias.
8th Sunday After Pentecost – July 18th – Year B
Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught.
5th Sunday After Pentecost – June 27th – Year B
When Jesus had crossed again in the boat to the other side, a great crowd gathered around him; and he was by the sea.
2nd Sunday After Pentecost – June 6th – Year B
and the crowd came together again, so that they could not even eat.
1st Sunday After Pentecost – May 30th – Year B
Now there was a Pharisee named Nicodemus, a leader of the Jews.
4th Sunday after Easter – April 25th – Year B
“I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep …”
3rd Sunday after Easter – April 18th – Year B
While they were talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” …
He has risen!
May the presence of the Crucified-Risen One slip behind walls of our well-defended lives today and surprise us with love’s confounding joy.
The Story Our missional question came as a response to a significant watershed moment at the 2017 Street Psalms Institute in Grand Rapids. It became painfully obvious that while Street…Read More
The Story In 2013, a young pastor in Tacoma who was newly appointed to her aging church met with the director of Street Psalms and the Tacoma training hub. Towards…Read More
The Street Psalms Office
A Brief Introduction This month we are featuring Kristy Humphreys, the Operations Manager for Street Psalms. Kristy has a unique vantage on our work of developing incarnational leaders. She handles…Read More
Nairobi, Kenya Moses has an incarnational message – a way of seeing that transforms. Moses is part of a network in Nairobi nurtured by the Center for Transforming Mission –…Read More
Pretoria, South Africa Wilna has an incarnational manner—a way of being that transforms. She leads a grassroots organization in Pretoria, South Africa called the Tshwane Leadership Foundation – a training…Read More
Guatemala City, Guatemala William has an incarnational method – a way of doing that transforms. William is part of a citywide network in Guatemala City nurtured by the Center for…Read More
Sigo Vivo (I Remain Alive)
Shrouded by a cloud of fear and disgust, Taty made her way toward the group of youth with an act of penance in hand. As she gingerly handed a cup…Read More