TO BE CHILDREN of God requires only that we commit ourselves to God’s will and make our actions and words consistent with God’s desire to bring mercy and charity to others through us. Jesus is our model for uniting our will to God’s will.
—Christopher Maricle, The Jesus Priorities: 8 Essential Habits (Upper Room Books, 2007)
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He said, “Abba, Father, for you all things are possible; remove this cup from me; yet, not what I want, but what you want.”
—Mark 14:36 (NRSV)
Prayer for the Week
Make me a channel of God’s love, to be suffused with the Holy Spirit and guided by the Holy Spirit in all things.
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