Proper 20(25) Year C

Faith in God’s Provision (Jeremiah 8-16)
Bible Commentary

We see in Jeremiah 5 that the people did not acknowledge God’s provision. If the people did not acknowledge God...

The Prophet’s Pain
Daily Reflection

As the Lord revealed through Jeremiah the coming devastation of Judah, the prophet did not deliver bad news with...

The Wrath of God
Daily Reflection

Most Christians I know don’t like to think about the wrath of God. 

God’s Justice Includes Work and Economic Justice (Amos 8:1-6, Micah 6:1-16)
Bible Commentary

Justice in work is not only an individual matter. People have a responsibility to make sure that everyone in society has...

Participating in God’s Work (Psalm 113)
Bible Commentary

Psalm 113 informs us “From the rising of the sun to its setting the name of the Lord is to be praised” (Ps. 113:3)....

The Condescending God?
Daily Reflection

Who can be compared with the LORD our God, who is enthroned on high? He stoops to look down on heaven and on earth. He...

Prayer, Peace, and Order Are Needed at Work as in Church (1 Timothy 2:1–15)
Bible Commentary

Paul’s advice to Timothy is balanced: Live in peace and cooperation with those around us. Seek to influence others by...

The Shrewd Manager and the Prodigal Son (Luke 16:1-13; 15:11-32)
Bible Commentary

The Parable of the Shrewd Manager (Luke 16:1-13)The key to security about the things we need is not anxious earning and...

Best of Daily Reflections: A Call to Consistent Integrity
Daily Reflection

“If you are faithful in little things, you will be faithful in large ones. But if you are dishonest in little things,...