Articles by: John Hamilton

Brother John's Reflections

What Do We Love?

What Do We Love?

People who long to be rich are a prey to temptation; they get trapped into all sorts of foolish and dangerous ambitions which eventually plunge them into ruin and destruction. ‘The love of money is the root of all evils’ and there are some who, pursuing it, have wandered away […]

by × September 22, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Unique Expressions of God’s Love

Unique Expressions of God’s Love

So Christ himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up until we all reach unity in the faith and in the knowledge of the Son of God and […]

by × September 21, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Living Inside or Outside

Living Inside or Outside

All the people and the tax agents had heard and justified God by being baptized with John’s baptism. But the Pharisees and the lawyers rejected God’s plan for them by not being baptized by him. “To whom shall I compare the people of this age? Who are they like? They […]

by × September 20, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Living In The Age of The Anthropocene

Living In The Age of The Anthropocene

Fear took hold of everyone. They gave glory to God. They said, “A great prophet  has been raised up among us!” and “God has visited his people!” Luke 7: 16 In today’s gospel we read of the raising from the dead of the only son of the widow of Nain. […]

by × September 19, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Faith and Openness of Heart

Faith and Openness of Heart

It is my wish, then, that in every place the people should pray, lifting up holy hands, without anger or argument. 1 Timothy 2: 8 “I tell you, not even in Israel have I found such faith.” Luke 7: 9 In today’s gospel we hear the familiar story of the […]

by × September 18, 2017 ×