Archive for 'Service'

Live For the Life Eternal

Mark 12:18-27 2 Tim 1:1-3,6-12 / Ps 123 When they rise from the dead, they neither marry nor are given in marriage, but they are like angels in heaven. (Mark 12:25) Live as if you’ll die tomorrow, From the Grim Reaper, no one’s spared; Our life is but time we borrow, For its accounting be […]

The Rule of Leadership

Mark 10: 32-45 Sirach 36:1,5-6,10-17 / Ps. 79: 8-9,11,13 Whoever wishes to be great among you must be your servant. (Mark 10:43) Jesus showed us how we must serve As the essence of true leadership; By sacrifice we will deserve The commission of God’s stewardship. On their way to Jerusalem, Jesus began to tell the […]

Who is the Greatest?

Matthew 20: 17-28 Jer 18:18-20/Ps 31:5-6,14-16 Whoever would be great among you must be your servant. (Matthew 20:26) When we serve for our salvation Don’t put your seat above the rest; To be meek in our intention, Is to be sure we serve Him best. Now Jesus was going up to Jerusalem. On the way, […]

A Servant Attitude

Luke 17: 7-10 Wis 2:23–3:9 / Ps 34We are unworthy servants; we have only done our duty. (Luke 17:10) For the gift of life it’s only right That we serve the Lord in all our ways, Our hope in His Word our guiding light, Divine reward by His loving grace. “Suppose one of you has […]

Always Prepared to Serve

Luke 12: 39-48 Rom 6:12-18 / Psa 124 … from the one who has been entrusted with more, much more will be asked. (Luke 12:48) What do we have to sacrifice For all the favors we receive? When trials come, don’t be surprised, Trust in God’s mercy and believe. (Jesus said to His disciples), “But […]

The Joy of Serving the Lord

Luke 10: 17-24 Bar 4:5-12,27-29 / Psa 69 Do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven. (Luke 10:20) I asked as I knelt down to pray, “These blessings, why do I deserve?” I rejoiced when I heard Him say, “Because it’s the Lord God you […]