Monthly Archives: October 2015

Anglican Saints: Month of November

Who are they? Sinners like us. Good women and men who followed Jesus and can be taken as models… November 1 ALL SAINTS 2 Commemoration of All Faithful Departed 3 Richard Hooker, Priest, 1600 6 William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury, … Continue reading

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4 Reasons People Are Reluctant to Visit Your Church and What to Do About It

4 Reasons People Are Reluctant to Visit Your Church and What to Do About It By Rick Warren Before I started Saddleback church 34¬†years ago, I spent 12 weeks going door-to-door in our area trying to discover the answers to … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers of the week

Over forty years ago, the Beatles sang their song, “All You Need Is Love.” You will still hear it today on the classic rock stations. Paul McCartney, who composed the song, says: “I still believe that love is all you … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers: Blind Bartimaeus Receives his Sight

The Gospel for Sunday, Oct 25 is about the miraculous healing of Bartimaeus (Mark 10:46-52). ****************************************************** True prayer always includes becoming poor. When we pray we stand naked and vulnerable in front of Our Lord and show him our true … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers on the Gospel of Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015

Offices are as acceptable here as elsewhere, and whenever a man has cast a longing eye on them, a rottenness begins in his conduct. Thomas Jefferson * * * * * * * * * * Most of the trouble … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers

These Thought Provokers are about the Gospel from last Sunday, the rich young man (Mk 10:17-31). ****************************************** Saint-seducing gold William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet * * * * * * * * * * Tell me what you think about … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers

These thought provokers may help you meditate on the text of the Gospel for Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015:¬† Mark 10:2-16. This is about marriage and divorce, the message preached that Sunday was titled “Marriage Est of Eden”. The audio of … Continue reading

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