A Weary Mind and Body:Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Matthew 11:28-30 “Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.  Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is […]

Turning the Other Cheek:Saints and Scripture Sundays

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Matthew 5:38-39 You have heard that it was said, “An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.” But I say to you, offer no resistance to one who is evil. When someone strikes you on your right cheek, turn the other one to him as well. I don’t think I know anyone who […]

Happy Father’s Day, Brett! Saints and Scripture Sunday

Just when I was finishing my post for this week, it dawned on me that it was Father’s Day. Whoops. No matter what the holiday, I always seem to be a day late and a dollar short. Much to my dismay, I’m not a very organized person, and my plans for a wonderful Father’s Day for […]

Tales from the Sick Bay:Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

 James 5:14-15 Is any among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, annointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: and the prayer of faith shall save him that is sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he has committed […]

Trying Hard Not to be a Hot Head: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Ecclesiastes 7:9 Do not be quick to anger, for anger lodges in the bosom of fools. I don’t make any bones about it. I am a hot head of the First Order. No simmering here — I’m like a sparkler, quick to ignite, and as equally fast to fade out. Unfortunately, flying sparks can be […]