Do you think I have come to bring peace to the earth? No, I have come to divide people against each other! From now on families will be split apart, three in favor of me, and two against—or two in favor and three against.
Saturday Morning + In the Name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen. Opening: (A Collect for Sabbath Rest – Saturday) Almighty God, who after the creation of the world rested from all your works and… Read More ›
“Be dressed for service and keep your lamps burning, as though you were waiting for your master to return from the wedding feast.”
Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on all of God’s armor so that you will be able to stand firm against all strategies of the devil.
“Beware! Guard against every kind of greed. Life is not measured by how much you own.”
And this is God’s plan: Both Gentiles and Jews who believe the Good News share equally in the riches inherited by God’s children. Both are part of the same body, and both enjoy the promise of blessings because they belong to Christ Jesus.
“Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.”
Dear friend, you are being faithful to God when you care for the traveling teachers who pass through, even though they are strangers to you.