Epiphany 2022, Gospel of Matthew, Day 7 of 58

Day 7 of 58, January 9

Reading

Matthew 4:18-25

https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Matthew%204%3A18-25&version=NIV

Scripture

23 Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness among the people.

Observation

Jesus’ preaching is done in tandem with healing.

Application

Do I practice what I preach? Do I not only consider someone’s spiritual condition, but also their physical condition.

Prayer

Dear God, remind to not only proclaim your Word through my words, but also to engage in works of mercy that heal and transform the world. In your holy name I pray. Amen. 

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