July 2015 archive of Blog
Posted by Michele Skeim on 7/27/15
Today, I want to do some teaching about the gospel story that we just heard. This is the only miracle of Jesus (besides the resurrection) that is recorded in all four gospels; none of the others is mentioned in all four.
I need three volunteers. [Invite them up. ... Read More »
Posted by Michele Skeim on 7/21/15
Sing: I heard the voice of Jesus say, "Come unto Me and rest;Those are powerful words from a popular hymn. Here’s a question: how do you hear the voice of Jesus? Through scripture?
Through the sacraments, especially the Eucharist?
Well, ... Read More »
Posted by Michele Skeim on 7/15/15
[With a golf club] Now I am not much of a golfer. Actually I only golf once or twice a year.
I won this club at our parish’s golf outing a few years ago. We are having another golf outing coming up, 2nd Saturday in August. Info and registration ... Read More »
Posted by Michele Skeim on 7/09/15
[I hold up a rose.] Now here is one of God’s most beautiful creations. It is serene and calm. Roses come in numerous colors. But here’s something to ponder . . . at what point is a rose “perfect?” Is it with the petals tight? Or is it rather ... Read More »