Thought Provokers

Jesus Teaching From Boat

These are Thought Provokers that might help you meditate over the Gospel reading for this Sunday, July 19, 2015. To see the Bible Readings for this Sunday, go to our Facebook page.


By all means flee solitude,
for the devil watches and lies in wait for you most of all
when you are alone.

Martin Luther

EDITOR’S NOTE: Keep in mind that Jesus didn’t call each disciple to go off by himself. He called the group to go together to rest and re-create.
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In her book, Gift from the Sea, Anne Morrow Lindbergh commented that our society finds is acceptable if we base our regrets on a prior appointment with a hairdresser–but unacceptable if we were to say, “I need that time to be alone.” Do we have our values in proper order!
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We cannot exist as a little island of well-being in a world
where two-thirds of the people go to bed hungry every night.

Eleanor Roosevelt
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For though our Savior’s Passion is over,
his Compassion is not.

William Penn
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Heaven, to those who truly love all,
can be heaven only when it has emptied hell.

Nels F.S. Ferre
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About Daniel Mochamps

Church Planter, Anglican Diocese in New England (Anglican Church in North America).
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