Search ResultsA God with Skin - Recapturing the Incarnational Nature of the Sacraments Using the book of John, this Catholic article argues that priests must move believers from the ritual to the flesh-and-blood--incarnational--reality of the sacraments. | | Advent Hope: Staying Afloat In this Advent reflection, the author ponders the challenge of offering real hope in the midst of difficult circumstances.
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See more hymns... The Good Shepherd Welcomes All into God's House John van de Laar comments on 2 Samuel 7:1-14a; Jeremiah 23:1-6; Psalm 89:20-37; Psalm 23; Ephesians 2:11-22; and Mark 6:30-34, 53-56 showing that God takes care of God's people to welcome them into God's household. | | The Third Commandment: No Misuse of God’s Name This devotional on Exodus 20:7 considers the third commandment, suggesting that by treating God’s name with reverence, we nurture in our souls a reverence of God himself. | | The Third Commandment: No Misuse of God’s Name What does it mean to use the Lord's name in vain? In this devotion based on Exodus 20:7, Mark Roberts considers the different ways that we cheapen the name of God in our contemporary culture. | | God is at work Ken Shigematsu's sermon on Psalm 127 emphasizes doing our work with "God’s participation and guidance" lest it be in vain. Rather than anxiously striving, we can trust God to provide for us in our sleep. | | God's Gift of the Law Focusing on Law, Kathryn M. Schifferdecker's commentary discusses the Ten Commandments (Deuteronomy 5:1-22) and the Shema (Deuteronomy 6:4-9). God presents all generations with the covenant Law as a gift for living life with God and others.... | |