Tag: vision of God

Wednesday of Easter Week – 1 Timothy 6:11-19

Share1 Timothy 6:11-19 The Resurrection of Jesus Christ, which means our resurrection as well, has implications for this life, as well as the life to come.  Our response to the Resurrection of Jesus Christ should be one of unmitigated, ecstatic joy!  It should provoke from us the greatest celebration we are capable of hosting in […]

April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments More

January 2 – 1 John 3:1-12

ShareJanuary 2 – 1 John 3:1-12 “You are a child of God.”  That’s what God tells you in 1 John 3:1. What a wonderful way for God to greet us in the New Year! Here is the source of St. John’s teaching about how we ought to love one another: it is that God first […]

January 1, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Tuesday of Trinity 21 – Matthew 22:34-46

ShareMatthew 22:34-46 When we need advice on important questions in life, we come to wise men. If I want to know to know how to do something related to the church, I’m most likely to pick up the phone and call Bishop Grote (REC).  If you wanted to know to invest your money more wisely, […]

October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of the 20th Sunday after Trinity – 1 Timothy 6:12-21

Share1 Timothy 6:12-21 One final time, St. Paul is stirred up to remind Timothy of the most important things he has just told him.  It is like the final resolution in an extended symphony because Paul skillfully draws together the themes he has recorded for Timothy in the preceding 5 chapters. There is one meta-theme […]

November 12, 2011 | 0 Comments More