Daily Reflections

Qualities for Life

by Beth Richardson on July 31, 2015 · 1 comment

Peaceable Kingdom - a woodcut by Rick Beerhorst

Friday, July 31. In Ephesians 4:1-16, Paul names some qualities that help us live the life we have been called to. What other qualities would you add? Which of these qualities do you see in the person you named in response to Wednesday’s question?

Share the qualities you would add.

Words from The Word: … with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love …
– Ephesians 4:2, NRSV

Lectionary Texts:

Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture with us using a guided meditation on John 6:28-33. “What must we do in order to accomplish what God requires?”

Spiritual Tools: Try this week’s spiritual practice: Centering Prayer by J. David Muyskens.

Art Credit: Peaceable Kingdom, a woodcut by Rick Beerhorst. From Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. Original source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/74782490@N00/5816094892.

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