Monthly Archives: January 2014

Rooting for the Underdog

A Reflection by Sister M. Martha Pavelsky, MHSH Bulbs.  No, not the electric kind, the flower kind.  People give them as gifts at Christmas:  amaryllis, tulip, paperwhite.  I was given a little net bag of exceedingly unpromising-looking paperwhite bulbs a … Continue reading

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DAY EIGHT: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 8, Together… we proclaim the gospel (1 Corinthians 1:17) Isaiah 61:1-4, The spirit of the Lord God has sent me to bring good news. Psalm 145:1-7, One generation shall laud your works to another. 1 Corinthians 15:1-8, For I … Continue reading

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DAY SEVEN: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 7, Together… we belong to Christ (1 Corinthians 1:12-13) Isaiah 19:19-25, God will send them a savior. Psalm 139:1-12, Where can I go from your spirit? 1 Corinthians 12:12-26, If one member suffers…If one member is honored… Mark 9:38-41, … Continue reading

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DAY SIX: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 6, Together… we seek to be in agreement (1 Corinthians 1:10) Judges 4:1-9, If you go with me, I will go. Psalm 34:1-14, Seek peace, and pursue it. 1 Corinthians 1:10-15, Be united in the same mind and the … Continue reading

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DAY FIVE: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 5, Together… we are called into fellowship (1 Corinthians 1:9b) Isaiah 43:1-7, I will be with you. Psalm 133, How very good and pleasant it is when kindred live together in unity! 1 John 1: 3-7, We have fellowship … Continue reading

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DAY FOUR: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 4, Together… we affirm that God is faithful (1 Corinthians 1:9a) Lamentations 3:19-26, The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases. Psalm 57:7-11, God’s faithfulness extends to the clouds. Hebrews 10:19-25, He who has promised is faithful. Luke 1:67-75, He has … Continue reading

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DAY THREE: WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

Day 3, Together… we are not lacking in any spiritual gifts (1 Corinthians 1:7) Job 28:20-28, Truly, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom. Psalm 145:10-21, You open your hand, satisfying the desire of every living thing. Ephesians 4:7-13, Each … Continue reading

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