EXPLORING THE BIBLE

Pentecost 10 – August 9 Matthew 14:22-33

Pentecost 10 – August 9 Matthew 14:22-33

Sometimes it is very hard to “take heart” when life is tough. We feel very alone and sometimes don’t even recognize the Christ when he comes towards us.

12th July        Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23

12th July Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23

Today’s parable is almost too familiar… and it comes with an explanation too. There’s no excuse, really, for not hearing, understanding, and applying the word in a way that is fruitful. Or is there? Could the image of the hard path apply to us, if we don’t let Jesus’...