Archive | Wednesday Readings

March 15, 2017

Sermon on the Mount – Ask and you will receive   Hymn 455 Seek ye first the kingdom of God And His righteousness, And all these things shall be added unto you. Allelu, alleluia!   Ask and it shall be given unto you. Seek and ye shall find, Knock and the door shall be opened […]

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March 8, 2017

The pearl and the swinish element in human thought (Matt. 7:6)   Hymn 345 Thou living light of pentecostal glory, Lo, wide we fling the sunless prison doors; Thy cleansing fire repeats its ancient story To purge and hallow us, the splendor pours.   Perfect and pure, ineffable in beauty, Thy stainless radiance e’en to […]

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March 1, 2017

Sermon on the Mount: Judge Not [See also Mary Baker Eddy’s ¬†article, “The Way” – Mis. 355-368]   Hymn 30 – MBE Brood o’er us with Thy shelt’ring wing, ‘Neath which our spirits blend Like brother birds, that soar and sing, And on the same branch bend. The arrow that doth wound the dove Darts […]

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February 22, 2017

Seek first Kingdom of God – Sower, Seed and Harvest   Hymn 314 Sow in the morn thy seed, At eve hold not thy hand; To doubt and fear give thou no heed; Broadcast it o’er the land.   It duly shall appear In verdure, beauty, strength, The tender blade, the stalk, the ear; The […]

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February 15, 2017

Seek the Kingdom of God – Be as a little child   Hymn 318 Suffer the children to come to me, This was the Master’s tender plea; Gentle and loving, they are mine, Ah, will not ye who see this sign Come unto me?   He who receiveth the Word as they, Teachable, ready to […]

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February 8, 2017

Seek the Kingdom of God: The Christ wakes us from the dream or hypnotism of materialism [See also, “Ways That Are Vain,” My 210:18 – 213:26]   Hymn 6 Abide not in the realm of dreams, O man, however fair it seems; But with clear eye the present scan, And hear the call of God […]

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February 1, 2017

020117 – Seek the Kingdom of Heaven – Ten Virgins [See Mis. 341:21 – 343:9 – Mrs. Eddy’s interpretation of this parable; also My 346:29-2]   Mis. 341:29 We learn from this parable that neither the cares of this world nor the so-called pleasures or pains of material sense are adequate to plead for the […]

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January 25, 2017

Sermon on the Mount – Seek the Kingdom of God – Leaven of Truth Hymn 148   In heavenly Love abiding, No change my heart shall fear; And safe is such confiding, For nothing changes here. The storm may roar without me, My heart may low be laid; But God is round about me, And […]

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January 18, 2017

Sermon on the Mount : Seek Kingdom of God and His righteousness—tares and wheat   Hymn 322 Sweet hour of holy, thoughtful prayer, Thy peace and calm may we improve, And in God’s healing service share The truths revealed by His dear love.   Lord, may Thy truth upon the heart Now fall and dwell […]

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January 11, 2017

Sermon on the Mount: ¬†Seek the Kingdom of God—Clothes and fashion — Hymn 318 Suffer the children to come to me, This was the Master’s tender plea; Gentle and loving, they are mine, Ah, will not ye who see this sign Come unto me?   He who receiveth the Word as they, Teachable, ready to […]

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