Archive for 'Kindness'

A Small Act of Kindness

John 6: 1-15 Acts 5:34-42 / Psa 27 Here is a boy with five small barley loaves and two small fish, but how far will they go among so many? (John 6:9) Don’t fret that what we have to offer Is insignificant or too small, Count the baskets of what’s left over, And see ‘twas […]

The Golden Rule

Matthew 7: 7-12 Est C:12,14-16,23-25/ Ps 138:1-3,7-8 Do to others whatever you would have them do to you. This is the Law and the Prophets. (Matthew 7:12) Whatever we seek in prayer, We are confident we shall find; Jesus said, trust God our Father, What we give we’ll receive in kind. “Ask and it shall […]

A Small Act of Kindness

John 6: 1-15 Acts 5:34-42 / Psa 27 Here is a boy with five small barley loaves and two small fish, but how far will they go among so many? (John 6:9) Don’t fret that what we have to offer Is insignificant or too small, Count the baskets of what’s left over, And see ‘twas […]

How to Make the Sabbath Holy

Matthew 12: 1-8 Exo 11:10—12:14 / Psa 116 I tell you, someone greater than the temple is here. (Matthew 12:6) Why should Sunday be a yoke to bear When it’s a day of celebration? A time to praise and our joy to share For the blessings of God’s creation. At that time, Jesus was going […]

A Small Act of Kindness

John 6: 1-15 Acts 5:34-42 / Psa 27 Here is a boy with five small barley loaves and two small fish, but how far will they go among so many? (John 6:9) Don’t fret that what we have to offer Is insignificant or too small, Count the baskets of what’s left over, And see ‘twas […]

Seeing Evil in Good Deeds

Luke 11: 15-26 Gal 3:7-14 / Psa 111 . . . Whoever is not with me is against me, and whoever does not gather with me scatters. (Luke 11:23) The evil Jesus exorcized Are spirits we must recognize; They are scattered by scheming lies Who don’t gather with Jesus Christ. (After our Lord had driven […]