I. This Sunday in Church (4th Sunday After Pentecost)
Bible Readings for This Sunday (June
Sermons for This Sunday (June
II. Lectionary Reflections on Luke 10:1-24
The 'Other' Jesus
The time comes for us to choose, not only a partner or a career, but
whether Christ will be Lord, whether God will be a "ruling category" in our
lives. We may have lots of knowledge or friends or money or good health, but
we still have to make a choice with respect to God. ...
Proclaiming the Gospel of the Kingdom
The mission of the seventy remains the mission of the church today.
Believers are Christ's empowered representatives - the new Israel empowered
by the Spirit of the new Moses. ...
Jesus Sends Out Seventy as Workers For The Harvest
Jesus sends out seventy as workers for the harvest, to proclaim that
God's rein has arrived, that the accuser of humanity has fallen. Jesus sends
out seventy -- a number of fullness and wholeness -- to exercise authority
over every spirit and every condition that oppresses God's children. ...
Jesus Sends out His Followers to Do Missionary Work
Like Jesus' disciples, we can carry out the same ministry of Jesus Christ
by sharing God's love with those people who are a part of our everyday
III. Featured Articles: Father's Day
The Priesthood of the Father
Job is an excellent example of a man who loved his family and wanted God's best
for each one of them. He also understood the role of the priesthood of the
father and never hesitated to take responsibility for his loved ones. ...
You Have a Daddy Who Loves You
No matter what your experience has been with your earthly father, the
truth is your heavenly Father is the perfect parent who loves you, cares for
your every need, ...
God as Father and Our Prayer
Some earthly fathers are, or were, better than others but none are or
were perfect. All of our fathers had significant shortcomings- even on their
best day. ...
Dads and Father's Day: What You Should Know
I am convinced that America's families will not be changed until the dads
in America are changed. The key is the father. God has given us a survival
manual, and it begins with the father. ...
Does God Even Care About Me?
How does your relationship with your earthly father impact your relationship
with your heavenly Father? ...
God Intended Fathers to Be Moral and Spiritual Example
If anything was ever easier said than done, it's championing fatherhood
in today's culture. ...
A Prayer for All Fathers on Father's Day
Use this Father's Day prayer to bring God's peace and glory into your
home and life today. ...
Malankara World Journals with the Theme: Father's Day (From MWJ Archives)
Volume 7 No 421: June 16 2017
Volume 6 No 354: June 17 2016
Volume 5 No 291: June 19 2015
Volume 4 No 223: June 12, 2014
Volume 3 No 147: June 13 2013
Volume 2 No 81: June 14 2012
IV. General Weekly Features
Family Special: The Importance of a Dad
There is one thing that doesn't change: the importance of a dad. A boy
needs the heart of his father and the fellowship of men. He needs at least
one man who pays attention to him, spends time with him, admires him and
teaches him how to become a man himself. ...
Family Special: Happily Even After
If you see a strong and thriving marriage, it didn't happen by accident
or by default. ...
Family Special: Balancing Love And Truth In Raising Children
Ask God for the wisdom to balance goodness and severity in your relationships
with your children. ...
Christian Life: The Importance of Being the Very Best