Archive for February 2014

Tenderness of Heart

Mark 10: 1-12 Jas 5: 9-12/ Ps 103: 1-4, 8-9,11-12 “For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one.’ So they are no longer two but one. What therefore God has joined together, let no man put asunder.” (Mark 10:8-9) If […]

A Crippling Encounter at the Mall

Mark 9:41-50 Jas 5:1-6 / Psa 49 It is better for you to enter into life crippled than with two feet to be thrown into Gehenna. (Mark 9:45) Better be blind than sin just to see, Or crippled than walk with the carnal. For no hands or feet nor eyes can be More precious than […]

Salvation For All

Mark 9:38-40 Jas 4:13-17 / Psa 49 …no one who does a miracle in my name can in the next moment say anything bad about me, for whoever is not against us is for us. (Mark 9:40) Everyone has a special grace That the Holy Spirit gives for free; May we use them in the […]

Who is the Greatest?

Mark 9: 30-37 Jas 4: 1-10/ Psalm 55 ‘Whoever wants to be first must be last and servant of all.’ Then He took a little child and placed him in their midst. Taking him in his arms, he said to them, ‘Whoever welcomes one of these little children in my name welcomes me, and whoever […]

The Power of Prayer and Compassion

Mark 9: 14-29 Jas 3: 13-18 / Ps 19: 8-10,15 ‘You faithless generation, how much longer must I be among you? How much longer must I put up with you?’ (Mark 9:19) Why do I seek Only to believe The Giver when I receive the gift? My faith is weak In this life I live, […]

The Keys of God’s Kingdom

Matthew 16: 13-19 1 Pt 5:1-4 / Ps 23 I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven. (Matthew 16:19) May the Lord grant us the wisdom To ensure our soul’s salvation — To use the keys of His kingdom For love and reconciliation. Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea […]