ONE REWARD – HEAVEN

THEME: ONE REWARD – HEAVEN READINGS: Isaiah 55:6-9 / Philippians 1:20, 27 / Matthew 20:1-16 25th Sunday in Ordinary time Most of the public buses in Ghana don’t depart from the stations according to fixed schedules. Rather, they depart anytime they are filled to

THE VICTORY OF CHRIST CRUCIFIED

THEME: THE VICTORY OF CHRIST CRUCIFIED READINGS: Number 21:4-9/ Philippians 2:6-11/ John 3:13-17 THE EXULTATION OF THE CROSS Every year the Church celebrates the feast of the Exultation or Triumph of the Cross of Jesus Christ on September 14. According to a legend (story),

FORGIVENESS

THEME: FORGIVENESS READINGS: Sirach 27:30 – 28:7/ Romans 14:7-9/ Matthew 18:21-35 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time To forgive means ‘to stop feeling angry with somebody who has done something to harm, annoy or upset you’ [OXFORD ADVANCED LEARNER’S DICTIONARY (2000)]. The word is ‘for-GIVE’

TWO OR THREE IN THE LORD’S NAME

THEME: TWO OR THREE IN THE LORD’S NAME READINGS: Ezekiel 33:7-9/ Romans 13:8-10/ Matthew 18:15-20 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time It is not easy persevering in prayer alone. For this reason, the Lord encourages us to join hands with others in prayer. Remember that

DYING, CHRIST DESTROYED OUR DEATH

THEME: DYING, CHRIST DESTROYED OUR DEATH READINGS: Jeremiah 20:7-9/ Romans 12:1-2/ Matthew 16:21-27 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time The scourge of the deadly Ebola virus has caused a lot of scare in the world, especially, in West Africa. So far over 3,000 people have

“I WILL BUILD MY CHURCH” (Mt. 16:18)

THEME: “I WILL BUILD MY CHURCH” (Mt. 16:18) READINGS: Isaiah 22:19-23/ Romans 11:33-36 / Matthew 16:13-20 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time In asking the questions (Who do the people say I am? Who do you say I am?), Jesus was leading His disciples to

GOD’S SAVING HAND AND LISTENING EAR ARE OPEN TO ALL

THEME: GOD’S SAVING HAND AND LISTENING EAR ARE OPEN TO ALL READINGS: Isaiah 56:1, 6-7 / Psalm 67/ Romans 11:13-15, 29-32/ Matthew 15:21-28 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time There so many religions in the world; and even within Christianity, the number of denominations seem

BREAD OF LIFE

THEME: BREAD OF LIFE READINGS: Isaiah 55:1-3 / Romans 8:33, 37-39/ Matthew 14:13-21 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time The messages of last two Sundays were about the Kingdom of heaven. Today’s message, in turn, draws our attention to the King of the Kingdom –

WHAT IS YOUR MOST IMPORTANT REQUEST?

THEME: WHAT IS YOUR MOST IMPORTANT REQUEST? READINGS: 1 Kings. 3:5, 7-12 / Romans 8:28-30 / Matthew 13:44-52 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time If God were to say to you, ‘ask what you would like me to give you’, what would be your request?