Advent III Year C

Peace and Prosperity (Isaiah 9ff.)
Bible Commentary

In contrast to the arrogant pride and self-sufficiency that will bring us down or the exploitation of the poor in order...

Drinking Deeply from the Fountain of Salvation
Daily Reflection

Do you drink deeply from the fountain of salvation? Or do you simply take a sip every now and then? Sometimes we think...

Resolving Conflict (Philippians 4:2–9)
Bible Commentary

Although our instinctive reflex is to suppress and deny conflict, in this passage, Paul lovingly brings conflict into...

John the Baptist Teaches Workplace Ethics (Luke 3:8-14)
Bible Commentary

Much of Luke consists of Jesus’ teaching. As it happens, the first teaching in Luke is directly about work, although...

Plotting the Resurrection
Daily Reflection

John the Baptist is like God’s dynamite in today’s passage. He’s preparing the way for the Lord by shocking people...

How to Make a Difference in the World Right Now
Daily Reflection

Surrendering our lives to Jesus Christ means owning up to the deep, deep needs in our world. God is truly counting on us...