Category Archives: Devotion

Matthew 25:31-46 – Are you feeding the hungry?

31“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. 32All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate people one from another … Continue reading

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Matthew 25:14-30 – To all those who have more will be given

GOSPEL MATTHEW 25:14-30 14“For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; 15to one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. … Continue reading

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Psalm 119:1-8 – O that my ways may be steadfast

119:1-8 1   Happy are those whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the LORD. 2   Happy are those who keep his decrees, who seek him with their whole heart, 3   who also do no wrong, but walk in his ways. … Continue reading

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Advent – O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

O come, O come, Emmanuel And ransom captive Israel That mourns in lonely exile here Until the Son of God appear Rejoice! Rejoice! Emmanuel Shall come to thee, O Israel. O come, Thou Rod of Jesse, free Thine own from … Continue reading

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Matthew 25:31-46 Sheep and Goats

Light a candle to remember Christ’s presence with you. Sit five to fifteen minutes in silent meditation paying close attention to the breath. Consider sheep and goats living together in community. What word or image captures your attention in this … Continue reading

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Matthew 25:31-46 Are you feeding the hungry?

31“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. 32All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate people one from another … Continue reading

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Matthew 25:14-30 – To all those who have more will be given

GOSPEL MATTHEW 25:14-30 14“For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; 15to one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. … Continue reading

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Keep awake!

Light a candle to remember Christ’s presence with you. Spend three to five minutes in silent meditation, paying attention to the breath. What image captures your attention? What word or phrase comes to mind? Spend another three to five minutes … Continue reading

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Grieving with Hope – 1 Thessalonians 4

http://uts.cc.utexas.edu/%7Ejanknegt/0020.html Light a candle to remember Christ’s presence with you. Spend 3 to 5 minutes in silent meditation, paying attention to the breath as you pray with this artistic creation. What word, phrase or image captures your attention in this … Continue reading

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Matthew 25: Keep awake therefore, for you know neither the day nor the hour

GOSPEL MATTHEW 25:1-13 1“Then the kingdom of heaven will be like this. Ten bridesmaids took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. 2Five of them were foolish, and five were wise. 3When the foolish took their lamps, they took no oil … Continue reading

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