Archive for 'Friendship'

Unity of God’s People

John 17: 20-26 Acts 22:30; 23:6-11 / Ps 16:1-2,5,7-11 I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. (John 17:20-21) As we strive to be good as we should, We have found […]

A Friend in Need

Matthew 5:38-42 2 Cor 6:1-10 / Ps 98 Give to the one who asks of you, and do not turn your back on one who wants to borrow. (Matthew 5:42) Since we’re made in God’s image and likeness, We must reflect His generosity; To those who ask, never refuse kindness, It will pave our way […]

Stand Up for Jesus!

John 13: 21-33, 36-38 Is 49: 1-6/ Ps 71: 1-6,15,17 Will you lay down your life for me? Amen, amen, I say to you, the cock will not crow before you deny me three times. (John 13:38) God tempers our fidelity In the fire of tests and trials. He’ll turn to good all inequities, Even […]

Importunate in Prayer

Luke 11: 5-13 Gal 3: 1-5/ Lk 1: 69-75 …he will give him whatever he needs because of his persistence. (Luke 11:8) We may not receive in prayer When we ask for some material need, But God will give His Spirit’s power If it’s for others we intercede. Then Jesus said to them, “Suppose you […]

Friendship in Jesus

John 15: 12-17 Acts 15:22-31 / Psa 57 I am giving you this commandment: love one another. (John 15:17) Christ tells us to love one another, Remain in His love and believe, Whatever we ask of the Father In His Name we’ll surely receive. Jesus said, “This is my commandment, that you love one another […]

How Do I Measure Up?

Luke 6: 27-38 1 Cor 8: 1b-7. 11-13 / Ps 139: 1b-3, 13-14, 23-24 But to you who hear I say, love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. (Luke 6:27-28) Let our yardstick be compassion, To measure each mistake or wrong; […]