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A Monk's Chronicle: 3 July MMXVII -- God's Never Done With Us

God’s Never Done With Us

During the last few days we’ve forged our way through the story of Abraham in the readings for the weekday Masses.   925 more words

Daily Devotion: "Consider It Not!"

Abraham decided that what God had told him (the Word given to him) WOULD come to past. The Word says that he did not doubt, he did not weaken in what he believed God for. 207 more words


God of Abundance and Mercy

Genesis 21:9-13 But Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, playing with her son Isaac. 10 So she said to Abraham, “Cast out this slave woman with her son; for the son of this slave woman shall not inherit along with my son Isaac.” 11 The matter was very distressing to Abraham on account of his son. 671 more words


Time To Celebrate

Genesis 21:8 The child grew, and was weaned; and Abraham made a great feast on the day that Isaac was weaned. (NRSV)

Abraham and Sarah had waited a long time for Isaac to be born. 327 more words


Commissioned to do what?

Sermon given on Fathers Day, June 18, 2017

Scripture connections: NLT

Opening:  Psalm 46:1, 8-9

God is our refuge and strength,
always ready to help in times of trouble. 2,844 more words


Looking for Hope

The apostle Paul tells us that hope does not disappoint. Some will find this naive.

After all, he was beaten and stoned. Slandered, shipwrecked, snake-bit, and imprisoned. 1,091 more words


Ahhh, Finally

Genesis 21:1-7 The Lord dealt with Sarah as he had said, and the Lord did for Sarah as he had promised. Sarah conceived and bore Abraham a son in his old age, at the time of which God had spoken to him. 392 more words