‘Be dressed for action and have your lamps lit; be like those who are waiting for their master to return from the wedding banquet, so that they may open the door for him as soon as he comes and knocks. …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“The greatest among you will be your servant. All who exalt themselves will be humbled, and all who humble themselves will be exalted.”

— Matthew 23:11-12

And what does Jesus say about that? …

“For you were called to freedom, brothers and sisters; only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for self-indulgence, but through love become slaves to one another. For the whole law is summed up in a single commandment, “You …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Whoever wishes to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wishes to be first among you must be slave of all. For the Son of Man came not to …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“For the Lord your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great God, mighty and awesome, who is not partial and takes no bribe, who executes justice for the …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Above all, maintain constant love for one another, for love covers a multitude of sins. Be hospitable to one another without complaining. Like good stewards of the manifold grace of God, serve …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to care for orphans and widows in their distress, and to keep oneself unstained by the world. — James 1:27…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

‘There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. And at his gate lay a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores, …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Today we draw to a close this week’s focus on prayer and truthfully, we have only scratched the surface. There are great depths to a life of prayer and how it completely …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The more time we spend looking at Jesus’ life, the more we see how important His prayer life was to His daily life.

Repeatedly, the gospel writers tell of Jesus going off …