For your consideration and reflection today: Acts 13:44-52 On the following sabbath almost the whole city gathered to hear the word of the Lord. When the Jews saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy and with violent abuse contradicted what Paul said. Both Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly and said, “It was necessary… Continue reading For your consideration Part 2
“He does not call those that are worthy, but those whom He will.” The Story of a Soul, The autobiography of St.Therese of Lisieux “True dependence is not simply asking Me to bless what you have decided to do. It is coming to Me with an open mind and heart, inviting me to plant my… Continue reading Wake up and Abandon your Life, Don’t you want to live?
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Only ask, and I will give you the nations as your inheritance, the whole earth as your possession. (Psalm 2:8) Read: Genesis 3:1-4:26, Matthew 2:13-3:6, Psalm 2:1-12, Proverbs 1:7-9 Relate: I don’t often get interrupted when I am praying. Even if someone else in my hearing might not be in “agreement” with what I…
“God will not have his work be manifest by cowards,”- Ralph Waldo Emerson “I am the Lord’s slave,” said Mary. “May it be done to me according to your word.”- Mary, mother of God “But Gideon answered, “Lord, how can I save Israel? My family group is the weakest in Manasseh, and I am the… Continue reading The Art of prayer
I tried to come up with a motivational song in order to write this piece but I came up with, well… nothing. I scanned my mind, my collection of Christian songs, other songs I grew up listening to, or maybe still other songs that made me happy. After getting myself in the “mood” to write… Continue reading One
“She left Samuel there” I couldn’t shake that last portion of verse 28 from my head. That specific translation. The one that says she left her son at a temple, left him there to serve God. Hannah took the very son she loved the most and had prayed for and gave him back to God,… Continue reading Leave it behind