"Be Still and know that I am God" 

- Psalm 46:10

 

Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam

– For the greater glory of God

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Sunday
Aug202017

Daily Meditation - Love Renews

"Love does not consume: it gives and, in giving, receives. And in giving it is not used up but renews itself."

- St. Thomas Aquinas

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Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam – For the greater glory of God

Saturday
Aug192017

Daily Meditation – Love never fails!

[In the first letter of St. Paul to the Corinthians, he wrote in detail about love. Specifically, one insight provided by Paul stands out and is truly applicable to life’s daily circumstances. Consider the three words below. Say them slowly and periodically throughout the day]

“Love never fails.”

- 1 Corinthians 13:8
 

 

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Friday
Aug182017

Daily Meditation – Confidence with God

Consider the will of God and the words below.

If God is for us, who can be against us?

- Romans 8:31


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Thursday
Aug172017

Daily Meditation – Touch of the Master

Touch of the Master’s Hand

T’was battered and scarred, and the auctioneer
Thought it scarcely worth his while
To waste much time on the old violin,
But held it up with a smile.
"What am I bidden, good folks," he cried,
"Who’ll start the bidding for me?"
"A dollar, a dollar," then, two! Only two?
"Two dollars, and who’ll make it three?
"Three dollars, once; three dollars, twice;
Going for three . . . "But no,
From the room, far back, a grey haired man
Came forward and picked up the bow;
Then, wiping the dust from the old violin,
And tightening the loose strings,

He played a melody pure and sweet
As a caroling angel sings.

The music ceased, and the auctioneer,
With a voice that was quiet and low,
Said: "What am I bid for the old violin?"
And he held it up with the bow.
"A thousand dollars, and who’ll make it two?
Two thousand! And who’ll make it three?
Three thousand, once; three thousand, twice;
And going and gone," said he.
The people cheered, but some of them cried,
"We do not quite understand
What changed its worth?" Swift came the reply:
"The touch of a master’s hand."
And many a man with life out of tune,
And battered and scarred with sin,
Is auctioned cheap to the thoughtless crowd,
Much like the old violin.
A "mess of potage," a glass of wine;
A game, and he travels on.
He is "going" once, and "going" twice,
He’s "going" and almost "gone."
But the Master comes and the foolish crowd
Never can quite understand
The worth of a soul and the change that’s wrought
By the touch of the Master’s hand.

- Myra Welsh

 

Be Still | Read | Contemplate It | Listen | Dialogue | Close With Praise and Thanks

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Wednesday
Aug162017

Daily Meditation - Just "Be"

Be Still and Know that I am God

Be Still and Know

Be Still

Be

- Adapted from Psalm 46:10 and Silent Retreat talk

 

 Read | Contemplate It | Listen | Dialogue | Close With Praise and Thanks

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