August 11, 2018

Matthew 17:14-20

The disciples are confounded by the fact that they could not heal the boy who is possessed. When they ask Jesus why, he blames it on their lack of faith. Using the metaphor of a mustard seed, he tells them that even a little faith can have tremendous results.

Will I ever learn that when I rely on myself rather then you, I accomplish nothing? Thank you for your patience.

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A spiritual reflection on the daily readings that help cultivate a pattern of daily prayer and a deepening relationship with God


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