Browsing the June 2021 archive of Blog

Fear is Not the End of the Story

Posted by debbie fields on 6/16/21

  For Sunday, June 20, 2021 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

 Job 38:1, 8-112 Corinthians 5:14-17Mark 4:35-41

Jesus asked them, “Why are you terrified?Do you not yet have faith?”—Mark 4:40

Were you afraid of the dark when you were a child? I certainly was. Although there was a nightlight ... Read More »

The Sure and Silent Growth of God's Kingdom

Posted by debbie fields on 6/09/21

  For Sunday, June 13, 2021 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time

 Ezekiel 17:22-242 Corinthians 5:6-10Mark 4:26-34

My first science project was to plant a seed in a Styrofoam cup and keep track of its growth. My grandmother helped me dig up some dirt and plant the seed. I soaked ... Read More »

Seeing the Body of Christ

Posted by debbie fields on 6/03/21

  For Sunday, June 6, 2021 The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

 Exodus 24:3-8Hebrews 9:11-15Mark 14:12-16, 22-26

St. Teresa of Calcutta shares a story that talks about seeing Jesus in the Eucharist and seeing Jesus in the poor people in the streets of Calcutta:

“Our sisters had to go to ... Read More »