Monthly Archive: May 2017

May 26 2017

Pew Leaflet Sunday 28 May 2017

REFLECTION FOR THE SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER Reflection: How can you choose to find life by being united with God and with other God-seekers today? Practice for Today: The practice of gathering with other believers for worship is a profound way to live out Jesus’ prayer. In our worship we are united with God, and …

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May 19 2017

Pew Leaflet Sunday 21 May 2017

The ability to recognize God’s Spirit is not about being a spectator. We don’t just “see” the Spirit” we are invited to “receive” the Spirit – to be filled by God’s presence and power. This is why Jesus promised the disciples that they would not be left as orphans, but that they would see him …

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May 12 2017

Pew Leaflet Sunday 14 May 2017

REFLECTION FOR THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER If following Christ is seen as a way to avoid suffering and struggle, we will deeply disappointed by the message of this week’s Lectionary readings. Those who followed Jesus, faced persecution, accusation and suffering. The gift of this week is the assurance that, even as we face suffering, …

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May 05 2017

Pew Leaflet Sunday 7 May 2017

Jesus… seems to mix his metaphors, referring to himself as both the shepherd and the gate through which the shepherd leads the sheep to pasture. There is a good reason for these two images. As the door, Jesus both protects the sheep from thieves and predators, and provides a way to shelter and food. As …

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