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SUNDAY'S WORD:"Heaven Is Near"

Matthew 4:12-17

My grandmother used to say this: “For every end, there is a beginning.” That happens to be so very true, yet, there is also another saying: “When one door closes, another opens.” Yes…After each and every end in life, there is always a perfect beginning. 1,183 more words


The Church : A Glorious mixture

Frances writes on next Sunday’s Readings :- I wonder how many of us have realised that Jesus’ ministry was an extremely localised affair for the most part, and largely limited to Galilee. 1,066 more words

Year A - Epiphany 3 - Isaiah 9:1-4

Isaiah 9:1–4 – But there will be no gloom for those who were in anguish. In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the latter time he will make glorious the way of the sea, the land beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations. 607 more words

The Old Testament Lesson

The Eyes Of Faith

Jesus & his students came to the village of Bethsaida, north of Galilee, where some people brought a blind man to Jesus and begged him to touch him (96). 147 more words

When Jesus calls.

Haiku for taking a chance

With John arrested
Jesus withdraws, goes back home;
north, to Galilee.

He leaves Nazareth
and moves to Capernaum.
There he makes his home. 113 more words


Israel in January - Part 4

Heading North

Thursday is the last day of the workweek so Jason picked me up from the hotel and we headed north to a town recommended by a work partner of Jason’s, Zikhron Ya’Akov, and stayed at a fancy art hotel called Elma Arts. 1,231 more words


Blessed Are Those

The Church of the Beatitudes sits on a gentle rise overlooking the Sea of Galilee on the spot traditionally believed to be where Jesus gave his Sermon on the Mount, which opens with the eight Beatitudes.  260 more words