Jeremiah 17:7 – January 22, 2019

Blessed are those who trust in the LORD; the LORD will be their trust. Jeremiah 17:7 NABRE      Jeremiah is a prophet of the Lord who lives in a key period in the Hebrew history. He sees many of the major events that defined the end of Jerusalem and deportation of the people to the Babylonian Kingdom. This defeat to the Babylonian’s is seen as justice from God for being an unfaithful people. Most of Jeremiah’s…

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Malachi 3:10 – January 21, 2019

Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, That there may be food in my house. Put me to the test, says the LORD of hosts, And see if I do not open the floodgates of heaven for you, and pour down upon you blessing without measure! Malachi 3:10 NABRE      Malachi is the last of the writing prophets, his name means “My Messenger.” The message of the prophet is to expose the sins of the people…

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Walk in the Light – obedience in God

This week in the Church calendar begins Ordinary Time, which simply means the celebrations are not of any special events. Our message series “Walking in the Light” continues as we look at the readings from this weekend. We are called to be lights in the world and we are looking at different ways in which we are the light of Christ. Two weeks ago we celebrated the feast known as the Epiphany. A celebration of…

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Proverbs 16:3 – January 9, 2019

Entrust your works to the LORD, and your plans will succeed. Proverbs 16:3 NABRE      The verse quoted is a proverb of Solomon, very simple, entrust (or commit) your work to God and what you have planned will succeed. It is beautiful for God to care enough for us to reach down and aid the work we do. Solomon was a King, receiving strong admiration for his masterful accomplishments, he was wealthy and had extensive building…

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Psalms 3:3 – November 18, 2018

How many say of me, “There is no salvation for him in God. Psalms 3:3 NABRE      King David is the attributed author of Psalm three. It is a psalm that is part of the morning prayer of the people. The psalm is a request to the Lord for help as the psalmist is being harassed by his enemies. First the psalmist describes the situation and declares his trust in God, he goes on to say…

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