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Saturday 7 December(0)

December 7, 2019

St Ambrose (M)

Isaiah 30:19-21, 23-26; Psalm 147:1-6;
Matthew 9:35-10:1, 6-8

Because God has promised

Harassed and dejected, like sheep without a shepherd. Nothing has changed! So, go to the lost sheep and be a beacon of hope by your word and actions.… More

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Friday 6 December

St Nicholas (Om)

Isaiah 29:17-24; Psalm 2671, 4, 13-14;
Matthew 9:27-31

No harm in asking

There are many well-documented instances of faith, healing and faith healers. Why doesn’t it always work? It is not necessarily because you lack faith. Sometimes what you want is not possible.… More

Thursday 5 December

Isaiah 26:1-6; Psalm 118:1, 8-9, 19-21, 25-27; Matthew 7:21, 24-27

Fast and furious

Some people laugh when they see road workers leaning on their shovels. But anyone who digs holes for a living understands. Digging foundations in rock does require persistence and determination.… More

Wednesday 4 December

Isaiah 25:6-10; Psalm 23; Matthew 15:29-37

My grace is enough for you

God will always give us all that we need to do what he wants. If, at any time, the task seems beyond you, there are two possible explanations: the job, no matter how laudable, is not what God wants.… More

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