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A Reflection on Matthew 14: 13-21

Matthew 14:13-21 – New International Version (NIV) Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand 13 When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed him on foot from the towns. […]

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A Reflection on Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52

Jesus preached the good news of the Kingdom/Queendom of God. It is the only thing Jesus called good news. He talks about the  Kingdom/Queendom of God being a treasure that’s worth selling everything you own in order to obtain. That […]

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Faith and Human Rights

“Recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world.” The Universal Declaration of Human Rights I am writing this […]

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Reflection on Matthew 13: 24-30

Matthew 13:24-30 – New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Parable of Weeds among the Wheat 24 He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; 25 but […]

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A Reflection on Matthew 11: 25-30

Christianity is not about trying harder, it is about grace and receptivity as E. Stanley Jones, the progressive 20th Century Methodist missionary teaches. Jesus will reveal the God of compassion and restoration to you. if you will come to him. […]

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A Reflection on Matthew 10:40-42

A Reflection on Matthew 10:40-42, The Message As Jesus makes the circuit of the cities and towns of Alabama he sees diseased bodies, broken and bruised lives. Jesus has a broken heart. Jesus is praying for harvest hands. The Birmingham […]

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