Jesus tells us: The Golden Rule


Jesus-365-1Chapter 5 – The Sermon on the Mount
Story No. 22 of 29 (
Matthew 7:12)

It is said that there are only two ways to do something, right and wrong. Often we use other opposites in our daily conversations such as good and evil or heaven and hell. They all have parallel messages.

FeelingsOne of Jesus’ simple rules of thumb was, “Treat people the same way you want them to treat you”.

So, if you want others to help you – help them, to love you – love them, to trust you – trust them. When you do such things to them, you do likewise to God.

Thoughts

Thought

Everyone has feelings, everyone should be respected.

ReflectionsReflection

Lord Jesus, help me to be a true example and witness to others of your love for us.

Cross-4RPrayer: Ways to Love

Promise, but don’t forget
Answer, but don’t argue
Listen, but don’t interrupt
Give, but do not skimp
Trust, but don’t dither
Share, but don’t pretend
Enjoy, but don’t complain
Pray, but don’t cease
Forgive, but don’t punish
Speak, but don’t accuse

Private-MomentsPrivate Moments
Music Suggestion: All To Jesus…

Listen and reflect… pause and talk.

18th March

On this day in 1891, Britain and Europe were linked by telephone via a sea cable.

Talk to God, no telephone required!

Our Father…


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