Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost – Proper 21
Exodus 17:1-7 In the wilderness, the people of Israel rebelled against God and rioted over the lack of water yet the Lord graciously provided water from a rock.
Philippians 2:1-13 Through the Spirit, God is at work in us to bring about a life of love and obedience. For the same Christ who humbled himself, giving up his rights as the Son, now lives in us.
Matthew 21:23-32 Jesus tells a parable that revealed God’s mysterious love in choosing the so-called worst in society to bring shame to the so-called wisest in the community.