Tag: healing

Thursday of Sunday after Ascension – Acts 3:11-26

ShareActs 3:11-26 “The former account I made, O Theophilus, of all that Jesus began both to do and teach . . . .” In Luke’s Gospel he faithfully recorded all that Jesus began to do and teach, but here in the Acts of the Apostles he faithfully records what Jesus continued to do through His […]

May 11, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Tuesday of the 19th Sunday after Trinity – James 5:12-19

ShareJames 5:12-19 “Is anyone among you suffering?” – James 5:13 Is anyone among you, reading this, suffering? St. James has some wisdom from God for you today. The first thing James tells you to do is to pray.  Of course, you already knew this, but maybe you have become discouraged in your prayers.  Maybe God […]

October 12, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Monday of Sexagesima Sunday – Mark 7:24-37

ShareMark 7:24-37 Today’s meditation begins a little differently.  Because the meditation will take more time, your suggested resolution for today is at the beginning! Resolution:  I resolve to read and meditate on Mark 7:24-37 today.  Does any one of you have Jeremiah 38:12 memorized?  I didn’t think so! When I was in junior high and […]

February 8, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Thursday of First Sunday in Advent – Mark 1:40-45

ShareMark 1:40-45 Imagine that you are a leper.  Imagine that you have a disease which began several years ago with a chronic fatigue and pains in the joints.  This part of the disease was something like fibromyalgia – but it gets worse.  Parts of your skin become discolored, and little nodules form on this discolored […]

December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Wednesday of First Sunday in Advent – Mark 1:29-39

ShareMark 1:29-39 Why did Jesus Christ come into the world?  Sometimes we think it was only to die on the Cross, and of course the Crucifixion and Resurrection are central to understanding the ministry of our Lord. But if all He did was come to die on the Cross, then why did He spend three […]

December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Friday of Trinity 15 – Matthew 9:1-8

ShareMatthew  9:1-8  It’s curious in today’s passage that Jesus doesn’t just say, as He sometimes says: “Your faith has made you well,” but says instead: “Your sins are forgiven you.”  It’s interesting, of course, because in Jesus’ mind there is a connection between the paralysis of this man and his sins.  From this, we might […]

October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Thursday of Sunday after Ascension – Acts 3:11-26

ShareActs 3:11-26 “The former account I made, O Theophilus, of all that Jesus began both to do and teach . . . .” In Luke’s Gospel he faithfully recorded all that Jesus began to do and teach, but here in the Acts of the Apostles he faithfully records what Jesus continued to do through His […]

June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Monday of Sexagesima Sunday – Mark 7:24-37

ShareMark 7:24-37 Today’s meditation begins a little differently.  Because the meditation will take more time, your suggested resolution for today is at the beginning! Resolution:  I resolve to read and meditate on Mark 7:24-37 today.  Does any one of you have Jeremiah 38:12 memorized?  I didn’t think so! When I was in junior high and […]

February 23, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Monday of the 3rd Sunday after the Epiphany – John 5:1-15

ShareJohn 5:1-15             I want my miracle.  The invalid man today had his miracle.  Yes, I know he had to wait 38 years, but he had his miracle.  I’ve had my chronic fatigue for 34 years now, and I’m sure many of you have had various ailments for a very long time, too. We want […]

January 26, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Tuesday of the 19th Sunday after Trinity – James 5:12-19

ShareJames 5:12-19 “Is anyone among you suffering?” – James 5:13 Is anyone among you, reading this, suffering? St. James has some wisdom from God for you today. The first thing James tells you to do is to pray.  Of course, you already knew this, but maybe you have become discouraged in your prayers.  Maybe God […]

October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments More