Reflections for February 16, 2014

Matthew 5:21–37 God wants us to be reconciled to one another and to have integrity in our relationships. In today’s focus scripture, Jesus shows us how we can live closer to God’s ways and truly love one another. He gives us the examples of coming to terms with our anger with another, being principled in our relationships, and being true […]Continue reading

Reflections for February 2, 2014

Matthew 5:1–12 The Beatitudes – the blessed and the not so blessed. In these verses Jesus asks  us to re-think, to re-imagine, what the world has taught us about the rich and the poor, the haves and the have-nots, the powerful and the powerless. No small feat given the way we see the wealthy and the powerful portrayed in today’s […]Continue reading