Servants of Mercy

“Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy." Matthew 5:7     As Christians, we talk a lot about grace. We’re saved by grace, and we couldn’t make it through a day without grace so it’s only natural that we think a lot about it. Brennen Manning, author of The Ragamuffin Gospel, a few …

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What Goes Around, Comes Around

  It is well with those who deal generously and lend, who conduct their affairs with justice. For the righteous will never be moved; they will be remembered forever. Psalm 112:5-6 There’s an old saying I’ve always liked, “What goes around, comes around”. I guess I like it because it reminds me that things won’t …

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To Forgive Is Human?

For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. Matthew 6:14   Why is forgiveness so important? Apparently, it’s very important according to St. Matthew. In Jesus’ teachings from the Sermon on the Mount, Matthew tells us that Jesus taught our forgiving others is directly tied …

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