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Household Prayers for the week starting on Dec. 9, 2018

Household Prayer: Morning Blessed are you, Lord God:                                                      Luke 1:68, 78–79 by your tender mercy the dawn breaks upon us. Guide our feet this day in paths of peace; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. Household Prayer: Evening Blessed are … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel read on Dec. 9, 2018

Read the Gospel here Rich and poor, capitalist and laborers, are not classifications and distinctions made by the Church of Christ. To the church there are only two kinds of people— those who follow Christ and those who do not. … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts

These thoughts are meant to illustrate Luke 21:25-36 (click here to read it) The beasts of the field say: “Love made me.” The birds of the air say: “Love made me.” The creatures that swim in the rivers and the sea … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel of Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018

Read the Gospel here What does it profit you to give God one thing if he asks of you another? Consider what it is God wants, and then do it. You will as a result better satisfy your heart than … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel read on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018

Read the Gospel here We take care of our possessions for our children. But of the children themselves we take no care at all. What an absurdity in this! Form the soul of thy son aright, and all the rest … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the Gospel read on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018

  If I love you from fear of hell, send me to hell; If I love you from hope of heaven, keep me from heaven. But if I love you for yourself, let me come to you. Meister Eckhart *  … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts for the week starting on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2017

Household Prayer: Morning With the rising sun I sing my praise to you, O God, who gives me breath. Keep me mindful of the ways you are at work in the world, and use me for your purposes, for the … Continue reading

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Challenging Thoughts

[Click on the picture to read the Gospel these Thoughts relate to] Do not save your loving speeches For your friends till they are dead; Do not write them on their tombstones, Speak them rather now instead. Anna Cummins *  … Continue reading

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Household prayers for the week starting on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018

Household Prayer: Morning Holy God, on this new day, I give you thanks for all that lies before me and those I love. Guide us and keep us on the path that you intend. Help us to see the journey … Continue reading

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What we will read from the Bible on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, at church services

Sunday, October 14 Amos 5:6-7 10-15 (Turn from injustice to the poor); Psalm 90:12-17 (Teach us to number our days); Hebrews 4:12-16 (Approach the throne of grace); Mark 10:17-31 (Teaching on wealth and reward) (New American Bible (Revised Edition)) Amos 5:6-7; 10-15 … Continue reading

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