Archive for September 2009

Nothing Less for God’s Kingdom

Luke 9: 57-62 Neh 2: 1-8 / Psa 137 …go and proclaim the kingdom of God. (Luke 9: 60) What matters is what we are now, Not what we’d been or left behind. He who “sets a hand to the plow” Has set God’s kingdom on his mind. As they were walking along the road, […]

Feast of the Archangels

John 1: 47-51 Dn 7: 9-10,13-14 / Ps 138:1-5 …you shall see heaven open, and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man. (John 1: 51) God’s angels help us be aware That not all things are what they seem, And we can only trust in prayer To counter Satan’s lying […]

The Way to Greatness

Luke 9: 46-50 Zec 8:1-8 / Psa 102 Whoever is least among you, is the one who is the greatest. (Luke 9:48) The worldly lust for fame and power Forfeits a place in God’s kingdom; The humble servant God will shower With His blessings and his wisdom. An argument started among the disciples as to […]

Listening Right

Luke 9: 43b-45 Zec 2:5-9, 14-15a / Jer 31 Pay attention to what I am telling you. The Son of Man is going to be betrayed into human hands. (Luke 9:44) We’ll find it hard to understand Why Jesus had to die for man, Unless we see God’s perfect plan Revealed as only Scriptures can. […]

How Real Is Jesus To Me?

Luke 9: 18-22 Hg 2:1-9 / Psa 43 But who do you say that I am? (Luke 9:20) What Christ means in my life matters More than what I want my life to be; What I am and do for others Show how real my Jesus is to me. Once when Jesus was praying in […]

Trying to See Jesus

Luke 9: 7-9 Hg 1:1-8 / Psa 149 And he kept trying to see Him. (Luke 9: 9) Where can we find our Lord Jesus? From our troubles His face we seek, May His Word and Spirit lead us To see Him in the poor and meek. Herod the tetrarch heard of all that Jesus […]