Archive for 'Humility'

How to Be a Soldier of Christ

Matthew 8: 5-11 Is 2: 1-5/ Ps 122: 1-2. 3-4b. 4cd-5. 6-7. 8-9 Lord, I am not worthy to have you enter under my roof; only say the word and my servant will be healed. (Matthew 8: 8) What does it take to be Christ’s soldier To win the battlefield within? All it takes is […]

Humility in Service

Matthew 23: 1-12 Ruth 2:1-3,8-11;4:13-17/ Psa 128 The greatest among you must be your servant. (Matthew 23:11) If hope and confidence are crumbling, When all our prayers seem denied, Take heart, it’s just a little humbling To keep us from the sin of pride. In today’s Gospel, Jesus told His disciples to obey the teachers […]

Prejudice and Humility

John 1: 45 – 51 Rev 21:9b-14 / Psa 145 “You will see greater things than this.” (John 1:50) At first my heart was full of doubt When I received His invitation; But not too long I soon found out God used a friend for my salvation. Philip found Nathanael and told him, “We have […]

To the Humble Revealed

Matthew 11: 25-27 Ex 3:1-6,9-12 / Psa 103 I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. (Matthew 11:25) Do not crave for worldly wisdom, Nor in its glory be fulfilled; Seek rather to know God’s kingdom, And […]

To Be A Soldier of Christ

Matthew 8: 5-17 Gn 18:1-15 / Lk 1:46-55 Lord, I am not worthy to have you enter under my roof; only say the word and my servant will be healed. (Matthew 8:8) What does it take to be Christ’s soldier? Intelligence? Strength? Courage? Honor? No, it just takes complete surrender, With Faith for shield, meekness […]

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) If hope and confidence are crumbling, When all our prayers seem denied, Take heart, it’s just a little humbling To keep us from the sin of pride. Then Jesus said to the crowds and to […]