Simplicity

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalm 26, 28 (Morning) Psalm 36, 39 (Evening) Amos 7:10-17 Rev. 1:9-16 Matt. 22:34-46 Simplicity “What is the greatest commandment?” What is the one thing that if I get it right everything will be okay? This is the question that the Pharisee asked Jesus.

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A Little Silver Hammer

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalm 119:49-72 (Morning) Psalm 49, [53] (Evening) Ezra 6:1-22 Rev. 5:1-10 Matt. 13:10-17   A Little Silver Hammer If you’re walking around with a hammer in your hand does everything look like a nail? If you’re meditating a lot does everything start to look

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the small gate

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalm 101, 109:1-4 (5-19) 20-30 (Morning) Psalm 119:121-144 (Evening) 2 Kings 18:9-25 1 Cor. 8:1-13 Matt. 7:13-21   the small gate The Gospel according to Matthew offers us this teaching from Jesus, “small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life,

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Another Broken Pot

Today’s Readings for the Daily Office Psalms 31 (Morning) Psalm 35 (Evening) 1 Kings 11:26-43 James 4:13-5:6 Mark 15:22-32   Another Broken Pot In Psalm 31:12, our guy today says, “I am ignored as if I were dead, as if I were a broken pot.” Boy do I know the

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