Monthly Archives: December 2016

Thought Provokers for the week starting on Sunday, Jan 1, 2017

You may read the Gospel (Matthew 2:13-23)¬†and the other texts for that Sunday here. An angel is a spiritual creature created by God without a body, for the service of Christendom and of the Church. Martin Luther * * * … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers for Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016, Christmas Day

You may read the text of the Gospel, Luke 2:1-20, (and other texts) here. The Son of man became man to enable men to become the sons of God. C.S. Lewis * * * * * * * * * … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers for Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016

Read the Gospel and other readings for this Sunday here ******************************************************* For though our Saviour’s Passion is over, his Compassion is not. William Penn * * * * * * * * * * An American clergyman once asked Mahatma … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers for Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016

These Thought Provokers may help you meditate the Gospel for this Sunday:¬†Matthew 11:2-11 Blessings we enjoy daily, and for the most of them, because they be so common, men forget to pay their praises. But let not us, because it … Continue reading

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Thought Provokers for Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016

Cheap grace is the preaching of forgiveness without requiring repentance, baptism without church discipline, communion without confession, absolution without personal confession. Cheap grace is grace without discipleship, grace without the cross, grace without Jesus Christ, living and incarnate. Costly grace … Continue reading

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