Archive for February 2018

Who is the Greatest?

Matthew 20: 17-28 Jer 18:18-20/Ps 31:5-6,14-16 Whoever would be great among you must be your servant. (Matthew 20:26) When we serve for our salvation Don’t put your seat above the rest; To be meek in our intention, Is to be sure we serve Him best. Now Jesus was going up to Jerusalem. On the way, […]

Humility in Service

Matthew 23: 1-12 Is 1:10,16-20 / Ps 50: 8-9,16-17,21,23 The greatest among you must be your servant. (Matthew 23:11) God prefers us to be humble When what we desire is denied; Let Jesus be our example To keep us from the sin of pride. Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples: “The teachers […]

How to Judge

Luke 6:36-38 Dn 9:4b-10 / Psa 79:8-9,11,13 For the measure with which you measure, will in return be measured out to you. (Luke 6:38) The good in some we may discount If we always tend to criticize; We all shall be called to account At the judgment seat of Jesus Christ. Jesus said, “Be merciful, […]

A Lesson in Perfect Love

Matthew 5:43-48 Dt 26:16-19 / Psa 119 . . . if you greet only your own people, what are you doing more than others? Do not even pagans do that? Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect. (Matthew 5: 48) We always tend to alienate The people that we cannot trust; Let’s learn […]

Dealing with Conflicts

Matthew 5: 20-26 Ezek 18: 21-28 / Psa 130:1-8 Go first and be reconciled with your brother, then come and offer your gift. (Matthew 5:24) For the sake of peace, may I be meek, To yield what is right as Jesus would, And even offer the other cheek, And understand, than be understood. Jesus said […]

The Divine Appointment

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 Philippi, […]