Archive for 'Family'

Bring the Children to Jesus

Matthew 19:13-15 Ez 18:1-10,13b,30-32/Ps 51 Let the children come to me, do not prevent them; it is to such as these that the kingdom of heaven belongs. (Matthew 19:14) To choose the path of obedience, Like a little child let me be; Let me not lose this innocence, Which is a wisdom gained from Thee. […]

Divorce, the Worst Option

Matthew 19:3-12 Ez 16:1-15, 60,63 / Ps 12 What God has joined together, no human being must separate. (Matthew 19:6) God blessed you with a loving wife, Give your love to her alone, And you will have a blissful life With Jesus for your cornerstone. Some Pharisees came to him to test him. They asked, […]

Family in the Father’s Will

Matthew 12: 46-50 Mi 7:14-15,18-20 / Ps 85:2-8 Whoever does the will of my heavenly Father is my brother, and sister, and mother. (Matthew 12:50) To be Christ’s brother or sister, This we must follow willingly – God’s will: to love one another, To be one in God’s family. While He was still speaking to […]

Spiritual Family

Mark 3:31-35 2Sm 6:12b-15,17-19/Psa 24:7-10 ‘Who are My mother and My brothers?’. . . whoever does the will of God, he is My brother and sister and mother.’ (Mark 3:33,35) If we want to be Christ’s brother, What do our words and acts reveal? Do we show love for one another, As He has taught […]

Listening and Living God’s Word

Luke 8:19-21 Ezra 6:7-8,12b,14-20 / Psa 122 My mother and brothers are those who hear God’s word and put it into practice. (Luke 8:21) Thank You Lord for inviting me As a member of Your family, I shall serve with fidelity Your kingdom in our community. Now Jesus’ mother and brothers came to see Him, […]

Hardness of Heart

Mark 10: 1-12 Sir 6:5-17/ Psa 119 “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.” (Mk.10:8-9) Thorns of divorce and adultery, […]