Bishop Michael Rinehart

Emergency Winter Freeze Appeal Update

DONATE If one member suffers, all suffer together with it. ~ 1 Corinthians 12:26a A blessed Holy Week everyone. Prayers for you as you enter another Holy Week during a pandemic.  We are in the home stretch of our Emergency... Continue Reading →

The Resurrected Body of Christ

Listen to the podcast by Bishop Michael Rinehart. The Resurrection of our Lord – April 4, 2021 Acts 10:34-43 – Peter’s sermon at Cornelius’ house: God shows no partiality. Anyone from any nation who fears God is accepted by God. OR... Continue Reading →

Suffering Love: Maundy Thursday and Good Friday

Listen to the podcast by Bishop Michael Rinehart Isenheim Altarpiece, Matthias Grünewald Maundy Thursday – April 1, 2021, March 29, 2018 Holy God, source of all love, on the night of his betrayal, Jesus gave his disciples a new commandment: To love... Continue Reading →

Joy Amidst Suffering

Listen to the podcast by Bishop Michael Rinehart Passion/Palm Sunday – March 28, 2021 Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29– Open the gates of righteousness that I may enter.
 Mark 11:1-11 or John 12:12-16 – The Triumphal Entry. Isaiah 50:4-9a – I gave my back to... Continue Reading →

St. John Angleton, Texas

Sunday, March 14, 2021, Lent 4B I had the privilege of being with the good folks at St. John in Angleton. St. John had major flooding as did some of the members, including Pastor Pete Lopez and his wife Elida.... Continue Reading →

A New Covenant

Listen to the podcast by Bishop Michael Rinehart Oil on canvas by Marc Chagall (1887-1985). The quintessential Jewish artist bridges the divide between Judaism and Christianity in “The Exodus.” Exodus (1952-66) presents hundreds of shtetl Jews streaming forward, led by... Continue Reading →

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