Thoughts for Today

  • Day 13 with the Belhar The church is called to be the salt of the earth and the light of the world. The church is called blessed because it is a peacemaker. — from the Confession of Belhar Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. — Matthew 5 Share this:EmailFacebookGoogleLinkedInPrintTwitterMorePinterestPocketRedditTumblrWhatsAppLike this:Like Loading...
  • Day 12 with the Belhar God has entrusted the church with the message of reconciliation in and through Jesus Christ. — from the Confession of Belhar All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ, and has given us the ministry of reconciliation; that is, in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against ...
  • Day 11 with the Belhar true faith in Jesus Christ is the only condition for membership of this church; — from the Belhar Confession As many of you as were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you ...
  • Day 10 with the Belhar The variety of spiritual gifts, opportunities, backgrounds, convictions, as well as the various languages and cultures, are by virtue of the reconciliation in Christ, opportunities for mutual service and enrichment within the one visible people of God; — from the Belhar Confession Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of ...
  • Day 9 with the Belhar we suffer with one another for the sake of righteousness; pray together; together serve God in this world; and together fight against all which may threaten or hinder this unity; — From the Belhar If one member suffers, all suffer together with it; if one member is honored, all rejoice together with it. 1 Corinthians 12:26 (NRSV) Share this:EmailFacebookGoogleLinkedInPrintTwitterMorePinterestPocketRedditTumblrWhatsAppLike ...