Friday, July 04, 2014

only the gleanings

only the gleanings
the obstructed view seating
the middle taken
as if assigned seats
we need to be mindful
for the new people;
would strangers
feel welcome
in our piece of the Temple
in the body of Christ.

July 4, 2014
only the gleanings
Luke 19:1-10
 “All Means All”
devotion by Richard Lawton
for July 4, 2014
read July 4, 2014
July 4, 2014
Romans 15:7 (NIV)
 “You Can Join Us If…”
devotion by Christine Duncan
for July 3, 2014
read July 3, 2014
July 2, 2014
Galatians 3:28 (NRSV)
 “One in Christ”
devotion by Olivia Piazza
for July 2, 2014
read July 2, 2014
raising concern about discrimination on the basis of:
race, sex, gender, age, height, abilities, religion, appearance,
social status, etc.
(we could add nationality, disabilities, sexual orientation, wealth, etc.)
Devozine for July 1, 2014 to July 6, 2014
“+is it discrimination?”
Post by Upper Room Devotional Guide to their Facebook today:
“God Calls Us to Love Not Judge”
I have seen several other pieces on the internet about
the back story to some of the people we judge,
 how we don’t know what they have been through or
are going through.
Here are just a couple:
“See that girl right there…”
July 1, 2014
1 Samuel 16:7c
Nelson Mandela quote and
devotion by Sarah Jones
devotion by Wesley Overhults
for July 1, 2014
read July 1, 2014
Devozine for July 1, 2014 to July 6, 2014
“+is it discrimination?”
Patten Methodist Youth Group
Stetson Memorial United Methodist Church
Patten, ME

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