Archive for 'Scripture'

Keeping the Sabbath Holy

Luke 6:1-5 Col 1:21-23 / Psa 54 The Son of Man is lord of the Sabbath. (Luke 6:5) God made the Sabbath subject to Him, All laws on earth, below or above. Jesus is Lord over everything, And His only command is to love. One Sabbath, while Jesus was going through a field of grain, […]

Lessons from the Beatitudes

Matthew 5: 1-12 2Cor 1: 1-7 / Psa 34 Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven . . . (Matthew 5:12) If we aspire to reach heaven, We must take on Christ’s attitude; Heed the lessons He has given: Trust His Word in the Beatitudes. When Jesus saw the crowds, he […]

Jesus and Scriptures

Mark 12: 35-37 Tob 11: 5-17 / Psa 146 David himself, inspired by the Holy Spirit, proclaimed, ‘The Lord said to my Lord, ‘Sit at my right hand, till I put your enemies under your feet.’ (Mark 12:36) In my devotion, never tire To love Your precepts and decrees, Lord, this is but my sole […]

We Are All Messengers Sent

John 13:16-20 Acts 13:13-25 / Ps 89 Whoever receives the one I send receives me, and whoever receives me receives the One who sent me. (John 13:20) Having received Him we are sent So that others too may believe. And from their sins they may repent, That the Spirit they may receive. Jesus said to […]

The Good Shepherd

John 10: 11-18 Acts 11: 1-18 / Psms 42, 43 I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me— just as the Father knows me and I know the Father—and I lay down my life for the sheep. (John 10:14-15) Strengthened by Your staff and rod, We serve as shepherds […]

The Witnesses of Jesus

John 5: 31-47 Ex 32: 7-14 / Psa 106 These are the Scriptures that testify about me, yet you refuse to come to me to have life, yet you refuse to come to me to have life. (John 5:39) Let’s meditate on this this Lent: Is our testimony God-sent? If our witness just seeks men’s […]