Michael Knopf, rabbi at Temple Beth-El, Richmond, VR says: “That according to Jewish tradition God is perpetually in tears due to the brokenness of our world.” Matthew 22: 1-14
Today we have “The Judgment Of The Nations “ passage from Matthew 25: 31-46. The Gospel of Matthew places this grand image at the close of the public ministry of Jesus. It is the last message of Jesus before his death.
“Great moments are born from great opportunity.” A great moment as Jesus asks: Who do you say that I am?
“The great illusion of leadership is to think that man can be led out of the desert by someone who has never been there.” Henri Nouwen
Join us This Sunday as our scripture is from Matthew 14: 22-33 where Jesus walks on water. On Facebook or https://www.facebook.com/LighthouseNaples/videos/745046112977550/
The theme of hope is a welcome one when we are faced with some of the things that life can throw at us. When we are filled with fear, we need the hope of God’s presence, power and promises. When we are faced with pain or illness, we need the hope that God is aware […]
In today’s gospel text, Jesus reminds us of a very profound privilege, and, along with that, a tremendous responsibility. He tells us that we represent and symbolize him before others. He tells us that the reverse is also true: namely, that others represent and symbolize him before us. Jesus assures us that he himself is […]
Join us Sunday at 10 am on Facebook: Lighthouse Congregational UCC Jesus, the place hacker Most of us aren’t adventurous enough or willing to risk arrest in order to go to some of these places despite the unique opportunity to get a glimpse at the underside of the urban world. But that doesn’t mean we […]
Scripture for Sunday 5-17-20 is John 14:15-21 The disciples face the challenge of finishing the work that Jesus has begun. Can they do it? Can we do it? https://www.facebook.com/LighthouseNaples/videos/664438577621914/
If you need something to fill your time while your trying to keep from getting Covid-19 you might try seeing how many words you can make out of the word CHANGE. Just to put a little challenge out there for everyone there are 37. Of course all of us have experienced a change during this […]