Christian scriptures: Romans 5: 6-11
Gospel reading: Matthew 11: 16-19, 25-30
Gospel readings: Matthew 10: 40-42, Matthew 25: 31-40
Hospitality is more than just welcoming people into your home. We practice hospitality by opening ourselves to those who are different from us and helping them to feel comfortable and safe.
Gospel reading: Matthew 9:35 – 10:15
Jesus commanded his disciples to ‘proclaim the good news: the kingdom of God has come near.’ How do we proclaim this message to our communities in a way that is attractive?
Isaiah 40: 18-31
John 14: 15-21
1 Peter 4:12-16
Like a frog in a pot of water that is slowly being heated, we are immersed in the ‘heat’ of our culture. We can get through tough times by turning our focus toward God and living in the ‘flow’ of God.
Our images of God can be healthy or unhealthy. Broadening our images to include maternal attributes can be helpful in our faith.
Scripture: Acts 2: 42-47