Authentic teachers of faith must be humble masters of peace--must help peace flourish in the community.
We each have our calling from Jesus. We each have our own experience of Him to share. What do I have to tell about Jesus?
Today’s reading is about forgiveness and friendship. How have I betrayed the Lord in my life? How has Jesus forgiven me?
Jesus looks on His present and future disciples as the Father's gift to Him. What does it mean to me to be the gift of the Father to the Son?
Discipleship involves sharing the joy of Jesus and the Father, but it also includes being the object of the world’s hatred.
As disciples of the Lord we share Jesus’ glory, and the generosity of the Father. We are precious to Jesus because we are precious to the Father.
The love shared among Jesus and the disciples will be a source of joy and fruitfulness in the community of believers.
All the peoples over all the earth are invited to be joyful in the Lord because God is king over everything.
God is Lord of all--of everyone. All creation should be joyful under His rule. Where do I see the joyfulness of creation?
Jesus invites us to look for His presence and action in our lives. In a little while we will see Him and we will rejoice.