Archive for October 2017

Transformed Into a New Creation

Luke 13:18-21 Rom 8:18–25 / Psa 125 It is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into a large amount of flour until it worked all through the dough. (Luke 13:21) Like mustard seed or leaven dough May God transform our mind and soul, Slowly but surely in spirit grow To reach our everlasting […]

Curing a Crippled Woman

Luke 13: 10-17 Rom 8: 12 –17/ Psa 68 Shouldn’t this daughter of Abraham be set free from what binds her? (Luke 13:16) Of women, this all men must learn: In numbers they showed more concern To Jesus, bent by our sins’ weight, Was urged on by their steadfast faith. Jesus was teaching in a […]

Meaning of Signs

Luke 12:54-59 Rom 7:18-25a/ Psa 119 You understand the signs of the earth and the sky, but you don’t understand the present times. (Luke 12:56) If we read the Bible all our days We will learn to judge what is right It will lead us in subtle ways To discern God’s will in our life. […]

The Fires of Division

Luke 12: 49-53 Rom 6:19-23 / Psa 1 Do you think that I have come to establish peace on earth? No, I tell you, but rather division. (Luke 12:51) Don’t be afraid to face the fires Of life’s trials and tribulation, This much from us our faith requires For our own purification. Jesus said: “I […]

Always Prepared to Serve

Luke 12: 39-48 Rom 6:12-18 / Psa 124 … from the one who has been entrusted with more, much more will be asked. (Luke 12:48) What do we have to sacrifice For all the favors we receive? When trials come, don’t be surprised, Trust in God’s mercy and believe. (Jesus said to His disciples), “But […]

Greed Grasps, Generosity Gains

Luke 12:13-21 Rom 4:20-25 / Lk.1 Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for though one may be rich, a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions. (Luke 12:15) All wealth in life is an illusion, Gold here on earth is in heaven dross; If your faith lies in […]