Monthly Archives: January 2011

Wooden trains and snowy days

Matthew 5:17-20 “The Fulfillment of the Law”     17 “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them. 18 For truly I tell you, … Continue reading

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Salt and Light

Matthew 5:13-16 “Salt and Light”     13 “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out … Continue reading

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God is on your side

Matthew 5:1-12 (New International Version, ©2010)  1 Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, 2 and he began to teach them.     He said: 3 “Blessed are the … Continue reading

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Greenhands and blue corduroy

Matthew 3:13-17 (New International Version, ©2010) The Baptism of Jesus  13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptized by John. 14 But John tried to deter him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do … Continue reading

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Catching flies

Isaiah 60:1-6 (New International Version, ©2010)  1 “Arise, shine, for your light has come,    and the glory of the LORD rises upon you. 2 See, darkness covers the earth    and thick darkness is over the peoples, but the LORD rises upon … Continue reading

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