Homilies

Homilies

Behold the Lamb of God

Behold the Lamb of God

Calling Jesus a lamb is pointing to Jesus’ sacrificial love by which we are saved. We are called to imitate Jesus action, to live with sacrificial love.

Homilies

Catching People

Catching People

We who have been called to believe are called to share that belief. The call and the ability to accomplish the call come together.

Homilies

A Parable of Love and Jealousy

A Parable of Love and Jealousy

Today’s parable assures us that with our God there will always be enough love for everyone.

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Learning to Bow Down

Learning to Bow Down

The stance of a disciple is to bow down before God and to be empty enough to let mercy in.

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Discipleship through Checkers

Discipleship through Checkers

Everything in creation can show us God’s ways. This is true of the three rules of checkers.

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Our Weakness; God’s Strength

Our Weakness; God’s Strength

Holiness is not being perfect. Holiness is claiming our weakness in the presence of God’s strength.

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The Beauty Remains

The Beauty Remains

If we see the beauty of the people in our lives, we can push through excuses and become Christ’s servants.

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Following the Dishonest Steward

Following the Dishonest Steward

God is always with us, even when the pain we must endure is of our own making.

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Trust and Community

Trust and Community

When our faith is too weak, we need to depend upon the faith of others. This is why we have a faith community.

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The Plow Keeps Moving

The Plow Keeps Moving

We must not look back at past mistakes or failures. Doing so will not only distract us, but possibly harm us.

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Patience, Patience!

Patience, Patience!

If we can remember how patient God is with us, then maybe we can find the way to be patient with ourselves.

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Cats and Humility

Cats and Humility

If love is the only road to God, it is only the humble who will walk upon it.