Season of Sharing

Season of Sharing - Ordinary Time Weeks 2- 7 Year C Outline

Ordinary Time
What can you share?
What are you given? Talents
Financial blessing
Time, talent, treasure
Let’s address each according to the Gospel
Consider spiritual gifts you are given;
Ways to share them
Various talents and gifts working together
5 fold ministry
Explanation by example:  “If only those people praying would get out here and pull weeds…etc.”
Financial blessing available
You cannot out give God
Returning what is already His is an act of trust
Evangelizing the next generation
A duty and a joy
Working on your family harder than strangers when they are adults
Be prepared:
Gather your cup
Just as you go to school and college or train to earn money for the necessities of life, you must prepare for the necessities of eternal life.  .

Season of Sharing References
Alpha and Omega are the first and last letters of the Greek alphabet signifying that Christ contains all.
Angelus prayer contains a Hail Mary and is said at morning, noon, and evening at the sound of a bell.
Liturgy of the Hours, AKA Divine Office includes Morning Prayer, Evening Prayer, Office of Reading and Night Prayer.
Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 There is a time for everything
1 Corinthians 12:8-11  Gifts of the Holy Spirit
John 14: 26 The Holy Spirit will teach you everything
1 Corinthians 11:20-34 Correction concerning the Eucharistic celebration
II Corinthians 12: Paul’s thorn in the flesh
Introductions to the books of the Bible are available in the New American Bible.
Luke 6:17, 20-26   Sermon on the Plain
Luke 16: 19-31 Story of the Rich Man and poor man, Lazarus
Luke 6:27-28 Give
1 Corinthians 12:28 The ministries of the Church
Eph 4:12-13 Five-fold ministry
Luke 6: 38 Good measure
Malachi 3:10  Testing the Lord with the tithe
“Our Hearts Were Burning”
Exodus 4:10-16 Moses speaking ability; Aaron’s help.
 Liturgical Readings for Season of Sharing  [See Links for full reading]

2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Isaiah 62:1-5 “your builder shall marry you”1 Corinthians 12:4-11 different “gifts but the same Spirit” John 2:1-11  Wedding miracle at Cana3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Nehemiah 8:2-4a, 5-6, 8-10 Ezra “read out of the book from daybreak till midday”

1 Corinthians 12:12-30 “many parts yet one body” “if one part suffers, all” suffer

Luke 1:1-4; 4:14-21 “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me”

4th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jeremiah 1:4-5, 17-19 “before I formed you in the womb I knew you”

1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13 “tongues, but do not have love” “love is patient”

Luke 4:21-30 “no prophet is accepted in his own native place”

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Isaiah 6:1-2a, 3-8 “holy, holy, holy” touched the ember to my lips “send me!”

1 Corinthians 15:1-11 handing on what I received

Luke 5:1-11 “their nets were tearing” “will be catching men”

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jeremiah 17:5-8 trust hope “like a tree planted beside the waters”

1 Corinthians 15:12, 16-20 resurrection of the dead

Luke 6:17, 20-26 Beatitudes

7th Sunday in Ordinary Time

1 Samuel 26:2, 7-9, 12-13, 22-23 David found Saul asleep

1 Corinthians 15:45-49  first man Adam, 2nd man heavenly

Luke 6:27-38 love your enemies, stop judging, give “good measure, packed together”