Category Archives: Rev Com Lectionary

Proper 22 Matthew 21:33-46 We are blessed only to become a blessing to many

Matthew 21:33-46 We are blessed only to become a blessing to many… Jesus continues His discourse with the Jews reminding them of their covenant and calling. Jesus paints the stark and dreadful picture of a decaying people on the verge of irreparable annihilation. Their vineyard will soon be taken from them! Yet the message falls on hardened and callous hearts that responded only with hate and murder. The depravity of the Jews mirrors today’s churches except that it has become more insidious and difficult to detect as the devil burrows himself deep within the ecclesiastical mindset. The blessed people must remember their calling and covenant lest they become fleshly and self-serving… the end of which is incessant sorrow and poverty. Today’s devotion reminds us that we are blessed, only to become a blessing to many. Continue reading

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Proper 21 Matthew 21:23-32 The one who believes in Christ will also live as He lived

Matthew 21:23-32  The one who believes in Christ will also live as He lived 23 When He entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him while He was teaching, and said, “By what … Continue reading

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