Archive for May 2012

Prevailing Against Abortion

Luke 1: 39-56 Zep 3: 14-18a/ Isa 12 Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb. (Luke 1:42) For all abortions men performed All the angels in heaven mourn; May all – by God’s will be transformed – Rejoice for every baby born! In those days Mary set out and […]

Misplaced Ambitions

Mark 10: 32-45 1 Pt 1: 18-25 / Ps 147: 12-15, 19-20 Whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be the slave of all. (Mark 10: 43-44) The self-important are misled To think that power leads to greatness, If only they can see instead, […]

A Hundredfold’s Reward

Mark 10: 28-31 1 Pt 1: 10-16 / Ps 98: 1-4 ‘Be holy because I am holy’. (1 Peter 1:16) Lord, help us give to You our best this mission where we are called; With persecutions as our test, For us to gain a hundredfold. Peter began to say to Jesus, “Lord, we have left […]

Woe to the Wealthy

Mark 10: 17-27 1 Pt 1: 3-9 / Ps 111:1-2,5-6,9,10 It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich person to enter the Kingdom of God. (Mark 10:25) What worth are all the world’s treasure If in the end I lose my soul? Strive for the […]

All in Christ

John 21: 20-25 Acts 28:16-20, 30-31 / Ps 11:4,5,7 This is the disciple who is bearing witness to these things, and who has written these things, and we know that his testimony is true. (John 21:24) Lord, only one thing You require: Be faithful in good times and in rough; For lofty posts let me […]

How to Love

John 21:15-19 Acts 25: 13-21 / Psa 103 “Yes, Lord, you know that I love you.” Jesus said, “Take care of my sheep.” (John 21:16) How much we love our Lord Jesus Depends on how we care for His sheep; From our sins His grace will free us, Trust that this promise He will keep. […]