In a dream, God tells Solomon to "ask for something" and God promises to give it to him. If God made that offer to you in a dream, what would you ask for?
The Inner Word
For Matthew, faith is never stagnant. If there's faith, there's growth: good seed planted in a field, a tiny mustard seed growing into a mighty bush, yeast making the dough rise and turning wheat into wholesome bread.
Albert Einstein is reported to have said, "Sometimes, the thinking that has got us so far is inadequate to handle the problems of the place our thinking has got us to!" That might be why Jesus spoke in parables.
Are you getting enough rest in your life?
The woman of Shunem showed hospitality to the holy man, the prophet Elisha. How do you show hospitality in your life and ministry?
"Put on your cloak and follow me,” the angel said to Saint Peter. Peter, the rock, was in chains—but freed! “I have competed well; I have finished the race; I have kept the faith”: inspirational words from Saint Paul.
Christ is wholeness and life for the world. Christ is one. Seek the Lord and share in the wholeness of life. Have you ever felt empty, afraid, or alone? Overwhelmed with life? Jesus establishes one body, one blood for you to encounter.
All for one and one for all! God’s relationship with his creation is faithful; he is bound to it. Whom are you bound to in your life? Is it unbreakable?
Confused because they understood? In the gospel the large crowd understands each other despite their different origins.
During the 40 days the resurrected Jesus spent with the disciples before his Ascension, Luke says, he spoke "about the kingdom of God."