Archive for 'Prayer'

Pray With Perseverance

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 […]

The Lord’s Prayer

Luke 11: 1-4 Gal 2:1-2,7-14 / Ps 117 Let our prayers be for others, Not for our own whims or desires; Trust all our needs to our Father Who always listens, never tires. Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when He had finished, one of His disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us […]

God’s Gift of Prayer

Matthew 6:7-15 Sirach:48:1-14 / Psalm 97:1-7 This is how you are to pray: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as in heaven. (Matthew 6:14-15) The Lord’s Prayer is in every way The most complete prayer there is. As Jesus taught us how to pray, […]

Lessons in the Perfect Prayer

Matthew 6: 7-15 Is 55:10-11/Ps 34:4-7,16-19 If you do not forgive others, your Father will not forgive you either. (Matthew 6:15) God wants us to pray every day The most complete prayer there is. As Jesus taught us how to pray, Pray it for love, mercy, and peace. Jesus instructed His disciples on praying: “Your […]

Jesus, Our Good Shepherd

Mark 6: 30-34 1 Kgs 3:4-13 / Psa 119:9-14 When Jesus landed and saw the large crowd, He had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. (Mark 6:34) Are you burdened with anxiety? Afraid to face what lies ahead? Bring your troubles to God’s Sanctuary, To our Shepherd and Living Bread. […]

The Presentation in the Temple

Luke 2: 22-40 Mal 3:1-4 / Ps 24 / Heb 2:14-18 Simeon took him in his arms and praised God. . . (Luke 2:28) Like Simeon and Anna, may we see That Jesus Christ is life’s true goal; Lord, please be present constantly In the sanctuary of my soul. When the time of their purification […]