Through the Waters (Isaiah 43:1-7; Acts 8:14-17; Luke 3:15-22)
On the first Sunday after Epiphany, the Church has historically marked the baptism of Jesus. Here, we consider each of the three lectionary lessons, and their relation to one another; to Christ's baptism, and to ours.
Jon Herr (MATS, Reformed Theological Seminary; BS Bible, Philadelphia Biblical University) is Pastor of Christ Covenant Church of Chicago (CREC). Previously he served as a deacon and ministerial student at All Saints Church (CREC, Lancaster PA). He and his wife Jackie live in the Chicago suburbs with their two daughters and three sons.