Even Then Will I Trust

Scripture readings for April 14 Well, here we are. We just welcomed Jesus into Jerusalem, with cheers and palms in celebration and excitement. How incredible, that in just five days, the people’s attitudes changed so drastically. Holy Week…Let’s really take this...

Do You Want to Be Well?

Scripture readings for April 1 The fact that Jesus asks this man, who had been ill and waiting at the pool for THIRTY-EIGHT YEARS, “Do you want to be well” is incredible. Of course he wants to be well, to be healed… He’s been waiting thirty-eight years! This Gospel is...

Doing What I Ought

Scripture Readings for March 19 I want to look at today’s Gospel from a couple of different perspectives – Mary’s and Jesus’. Now, I am not a mother, so I have never had the experience of temporarily losing a child. I can only imagine how terrifying that would be. So...

In Due Season

Scripture readings for March 6, 2013 In the Christian life, we hear very frequently that we need to deny ourselves and take up our crosses. Well today, Moses and Jesus are yet again reminding us to do just that. Moses tells the Israelites that the Lord will bless them...