Daily Reflections


by Beth Richardson on August 30, 2015 · 0 comments


Sunday, August 30. 14th Sunday after Pentecost. Return to your list of gratitudes begun the first week of July and review a few of them. How has your keeping this list changed you?

Share your experience.

Words from the Word: Every generous act of giving, with every perfect gift, is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.
-James 1:17, NRSV

Lectionary Texts:

Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture with us using a guided meditation on Mark 7:14-15, 21-23. “It’s from the inside, from the human heart, that evil thoughts come.”

Spiritual Tools: Try this week’s spiritual practice: Listening to Our Hearts by Trevor Hudson.

Art Credit: Le Cantique des cantiques III (detail), Marc Chagall, 1887-1985. From Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. Original source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/abeppu/3816732948/.

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