January, 2016

How to respond to stones of hatred

How to respond to stones of hatred

(2 Sm 15:13-14,30; 16:5-13; Ps 3:2-7; Mk 5:1-20) Faithful followers of the Lord are easy targets for those who are not. This is nothing new. From the Old Testament to the New, from one generation to the next, our history […]

See the Forest

See the Forest

(JER 1:4-5, 17-19; PS 71:1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 15-17; 1 COR 12:31—13:13; LK 4:21-30) Do you ever have something, and not realize it? Do you ever take something for granted? Do you ever misunderstand your calling, even if it is spelled […]

How cool is that?

How cool is that?

(2 Sm 12:1-7A, 10-17; Ps 51: 12-13, 14-15, 16-17; Mk 4: 35-41) When I was a kid, I was a huge fan of the ABC hit television series Happy Days and like many viewers; I couldn’t get enough of Arthur […]

God’s Mercy

God's Mercy

(2 Sm 11:1-4a, 5-10a, 13-17; Ps 51:3-4, 5-6a, 6bcd-7, 10-11, 18-19; Mk 4:26-34) The truth is we cannot comprehend how far God’s mercy reaches. A look around the world today and we witness a state of serious sin among its […]