“Why are you interfering with us, Son of God? Have you come here to torture us before God’s appointed time?”
Anglican Church in North America
“Lord,” the man said, “if you are willing, you can heal me and make me clean.”
“Choose life, so that you and your descendants might live! You can make this choice by loving the Lord your God, obeying him, and committing yourself firmly to him. This is the key to your life.”
12th Sunday after Pentecost, 01 Sep 2019 -Lk 14:1, 7-14, ~ invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind.
“invite your friends, brothers, relatives, and rich neighbors. For they will invite you back, and that will be your only reward. Instead, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind. Then at the resurrection of the righteous, God will reward you for inviting those who could not repay you.”
Monday Morning: 26 Aug 2019 – Matthew 7:15-29 ~ Jesus’ teaching on Identifying People, Obedience, and Rock Solid Foundations.
“When Jesus had finished saying these things, the crowds were amazed at his teaching, for he taught with real authority—quite unlike their teachers of religious law.”
“Note this: Some who seem least important now will be the greatest then, and some who are the greatest now will be least important then.”
Saturday Morning, 24 Aug 2019 – Matthew 7:1-14 ~ Jesus’ teaching on Hypocrisy, Persistent Prayer, and the Narrow Gate.
“The highway to hell is broad, and its gate is wide for the many who choose that way.”
“Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and he will give you everything you need.”