Our Lenten Journey: 2019

Greetings, Welties family, Our Lenten journey began on Ash Wednesday with the marking of the sign of the cross on our foreheads. ‘You are dust, and to dust you will return.’ This symbolic act focuses our attention on Jesus Christ our Messiah, on His intense suffering and Sacrifice of Himself for us and His victorious […]

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Our Psalm reading today opens with the exhortation: ‘Do not fret because of those who are evil, or be envious of those who do wrong.’ The Psalmist directs us to several ways of dealing with our concerns about evil: 1) Trust in the Lord 2) Do good 3) Enjoy His protection and provision 4) Take […]

Blessings and Woes

Luke 6: 17-26 – Jesus is speaking to his followers and teaching them the contrast between living according to his kingdom values or living according to worldly values. He focusses on four values which if followed now (the earthly life) would be a blessing to his followers and result in rewards in his eternal kingdom. […]