Archive for July 2013

The True Treasure

Matthew 13: 44-46 Ex 34:29-35 / Psa 99 The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in the field… (Matthew 13: 44) Thank God for this greatest treasure: The gift of His Son by Whom we’re saved; It was His love beyond measure That freed us from what had us enslaved. “The kingdom of […]

Weeding Out Evil

Matthew 13: 36-43 Ex 33:7-11,34:5-9,28 / Ps 103 The weeds are the sons of the evil one, and the enemy who sows them is the devil. (Matthew 13:38-39) No evil seeds sown will prevail, God’s Word exposed the greatest liar, His scheming deeds are known to fail, His destiny is eternal fire. Then he left […]

The Feast of St. Martha

John 11: 19-27 1 Jn 4: 7-16 / Psa 34 I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, who was to come into the world. (John 11: 27) Like Martha we make the mistake Of doubting the Lord’s initiative; Why don’t we just give God a break, Trust in His design, and […]

The Weeds Among the Wheat

Matthew 13: 24-30 Ex 24:3-8 / Psa 50 …while you are pulling the weeds, you may uproot the wheat with them. Let both grow together until the harvest. (Matthew 13: 29-30) In God have faith and do not fear If weeds of hate among us grow, Not long to wait, His Judgment’s near Our God […]

Seeing and Hearing the Word

Matthew 13:16-18 Sir 44:1,10-15 / Ps 132:11,13-14,17-18 But blessed are your eyes, because they see; and your ears, because they hear. (Matthew 13:16) As we receive God’s grace of wisdom Let’s share the Gospel with our neighbor; It’s but fitting to serve His kingdom, In thanking Him for this high favor. (Jesus said), “But blessed […]

Feast of St. James the Apostle

Matthew 20: 20-28 2 Cor 4: 7-15 / Ps 126: 1-6 “Can you drink the cup I am going to drink?” They answered, “We can.” Jesus said to them, “You will indeed drink from my cup…” (Matthew 20: 22-23) Lord, take away all my ambition, Desire for prominence and my pride; If serving You be […]