Discipline yourselves to keep alert.
1 Peter 5:8a
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… do not worry about how you are to defend yourself or what you are to say: for the Holy Spirit will teach you at that very hour what you ought to say.
You must understand this, my beloved; let everyone be quick to listen, slow to speak, slow to anger; for your anger does not produce God’s righteousness.
James 1: 19-20
by Leonardo da Vinci
“What are you looking for?”
“Where are you staying?”
“Come and see.”
John 1: 38-39
But I am poor and needy; hasten to me, O God! You are my help and my deliverer; O Lord, do not delay.
For we hold that a person is justified by faith apart from works prescribed by the law.
From the fig tree learn its lesson; as soon as its branches become tender and puts forth its leaves, you know that summer is here.
Then Jesus told his disciples, “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.”
Word and Image
offers two parts of my morning ritual, scripture and visual art. I make no
attempt to related the two (as I do in my daily quote and blog entries) and
yet, sometimes that will happen, for as we know God works in mysterious ways.