MATTHEW 13:47-53 ” A Doubting Heart is Unyielding”

MATTHEW 13:47-53 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( JULY 31, 2020) He went to his home town and taught the people in the synagogue. They were amazed and said, “ Where did he get this wisdom and these special powers? Isn’t he the carpenter’s Son? Isn’t Mary his mother and aren’t James, Joseph, Simon and Judas … Continue reading MATTHEW 13:47-53 ” A Doubting Heart is Unyielding”

MATTHEW 13:47-53 “The Way To Salvation and The Promise of Resurrection”

  MATTHEW 13:47-53 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( JULY 30, 2020) Again,  the kingdom of heaven is like a big fishing net, let down into the sea, in which every kind of fish has been caught. When the net is full, it is dragged ashore. Then they sit down and gather the good fish into … Continue reading MATTHEW 13:47-53 “The Way To Salvation and The Promise of Resurrection”

JOHN 11: 19-27 “In God’s Perfect Timing”

JOHN 11: 19-27 / LUKE 10:38-42 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (JULY 29, 2020)  Many Jews had come to Martha and Mary, after the death of their brother, to comfort them. When Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went to meet him, while Mary remained sitting in the house. Martha said to Jesus, “If you … Continue reading JOHN 11: 19-27 “In God’s Perfect Timing”

MATTHEW 13: 36-43 “We Are The Army of The Lord”

MATTHEW 13: 36-43 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (JULY 28, 2020) Then he sent the crowds away and went into the house. And his disciples came to him, saying, “Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field.” Jesus answered them, “The one who sows the good seed is the Son of Man. The … Continue reading MATTHEW 13: 36-43 “We Are The Army of The Lord”

MATTHEW 13:31-35 “God Wants Our Little Faith”

MATTHEW 13:31-35 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( JULY 27, 2020) Jesus  offered them another parable: “ The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that a man took and sowed in his field. It is smaller than all other seeds, but once it is fully grown, it is bigger than any garden plant; like … Continue reading MATTHEW 13:31-35 “God Wants Our Little Faith”

MATTHEW 20:20-28 Jesus is the Leading Figure of Servant Leadership

MATTHEW 20:20-28 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( JULY 25, 2020) Then the mother of James and John came to Jesus with her sons, and she knelt down,  to ask a favor. Jesus said to her, “What do you want?” And she answered, “ Here,  you have my sons. Grants, that they may sit, one at … Continue reading MATTHEW 20:20-28 Jesus is the Leading Figure of Servant Leadership

MATTHEW 13:18-23 The Field is The Heart of Man

MATTHEW 13:18-23 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( JULY 24, 2020) Now listen to the parable of the sower. When a person hears  the message of the kingdom but does not take it seriously the devil comes and snatches away what was sown in his heart. This is the seed that fell along the foot-path. The … Continue reading MATTHEW 13:18-23 The Field is The Heart of Man

MATTHEW 13;10-17 ” ACCEPTANCE, CHOICE AND TALK ARE EXTRAORDINARY VIRTUES TO UNCOVER THE HIDDEN TREASURE IN HEAVEN”

MATTHEW 13;10-17 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( JULY 23, 2020) Then his disciples came to him and said, “ Why do you speak to them in parables?” Jesus answered, “ To you it has been given to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but not to these people. For the one who has … Continue reading MATTHEW 13;10-17 ” ACCEPTANCE, CHOICE AND TALK ARE EXTRAORDINARY VIRTUES TO UNCOVER THE HIDDEN TREASURE IN HEAVEN”

JOHN 20, 1-2, 11-18 “YOU ARE DEAD AWAY FROM JESUS”

JOHN 20, 1-2, 11-18 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (JULY 22, 2020) Now, on the first day after the Sabbath, Mary of Magdala came to the tomb early in the morning while it was still dark, she saw that  the stone blocking  the tomb had  been moved away. She ran to Peter, and the other disciple … Continue reading JOHN 20, 1-2, 11-18 “YOU ARE DEAD AWAY FROM JESUS”