Tag Archives: confidence

One came back

Jesus said to his disciples: “Things that cause people to stumble are bound to come, but woe to anyone through whom they come. It would be better for them to be thrown into the sea with a millstone tied around their … Continue reading

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In the middle of the night

“Don’t worry about your life – what you will eat,” said Jesus to his disciples. “And don’t worry about your body – what you will wear. Life is more than food, and the body is more than clothes. Look at the ravens! They do not sow or reap, they … Continue reading

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They were astonished

When Jesus returned from the region of the Gerasenes , a crowd welcomed him, for they were all expecting him. Then a man named Jairus, a synagogue leader, came and fell at Jesus’ feet, pleading with him to come to his … Continue reading

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Great danger

One day Jesus said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side of the lake.” So they got into a boat and set out. As they sailed, he fell asleep. A squall came down on the lake, so … Continue reading

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Don’t cry

When Jesus had finished speaking to the people , he entered Capernaum. There a centurion’s servant, whom his master valued highly, was sick and about to die. The centurion heard of Jesus and sent some elders of the Jews to him, asking him … Continue reading

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Something new

One day Jesus was teaching, and Pharisees and teachers of the law were sitting there. They had come from every village of Galilee and from Judea and Jerusalem. And the power of the Lord was with Jesus to heal the … Continue reading

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Seize every opportunity

Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. Pray that I may proclaim … Continue reading

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