Amen Corner: I Shall Not Want

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration I Shall Not Want This Sunday we pray the 23rd Psalm. The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want. Many of us manage a never-ending series of material wants that take their turn grabbing ahold of our heart. What freedom to be faithful (and faithfully generous) would we experience […]

Amen Corner: God’s Possession

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration God’s Possession “In him, you also.. were sealed with the promised Holy Spirit, which is the first installment of our inheritance toward redemption as God’s possession, to the praise of his glory.” This is one of the ultimate principles of Christian stewardship – that we are God’s. We belong to […]

Amen Corner: Perfect Power

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Perfect Power “I will rather boast most gladly of my weaknesses in order that the power of Christ may dwell with me. Therefore, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and constraints, for the sake of Christ; for when I am weak, then I am strong.” St. Paul once knew […]

Amen Corner: May You Excel

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration May You Excel “As you excel in every respect, faith, discourse, knowledge, all earnestness, may you excel in this gracious act also.” (2Cor 8:7) This is one of the times St. Paul led the Church to be faithfully and selflessly generous. He gives Jesus as our example to follow. For […]

Amen Corner: Live for Him

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Live for Him “So whoever is in Christ is a new creation. The love of Christ impels us. He indeed died for all, so that those who live might no longer live for themselves but for Him.” When the storms of life are at their fiercest, how comforting to know […]

Amen Corner: Always Courageous

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Always Courageous “So we are always courageous, although we know that while we are at home in the body we are away from the Lord, for we walk by faith, not by sight.” 2Cor 5:6-7 St. Paul and the early Christians endured much suffering and many died for their faith […]

Amen Corner: Beyond all Comparison

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Beyond all Comparison “for what is seen is transitory, but what is unseen is eternal.” (2Cor 4:17) St. Paul teaches that affliction fades in time, but the glory yielded by it is “beyond all comparison.” Every person faces affliction of a physical, mental or spiritual kind often throughout their lifetime. […]

Amen Corner: Embody Jesus

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Embody Jesus This Sunday we celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ. Nothing could be more precious to a Catholic than receiving the taste of heaven that is the holy Eucharist. Once received, the true presence of the Body of Christ becomes part of us, […]

Amen Corner: Go

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Go This is our life’s purpose as disciples of Jesus – to go and make disciples. We don’t serve the Church. We serve as the Church. We don’t give to the Church. We give as the Church – in mission to the world. St Paul also points to our identity as children of our Father God […]

Amen Corner: Love From Heaven

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Love From Heaven Jesus tells us to receive the Holy Spirit so that we can be sent with Love from heaven. Love on our own power is limited by our human frailty. God’s love has no limits. This is who the Holy Spirit is when received into the depths of […]