Sunday 8th November 2020

8 Nov 2020 by O'Connor Uniting Church in: Reflections

Pentecost 23

Bible Readings

First reading: Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25
Psalm: Psalm 78:1-7
Second reading: 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
Gospel: Matthew 25:1-13


  • The foolishness of the five was not only that they forgot to bring extra oil, but because they assumed the exact time that the groom was going to come.
  • I ask myself: Who am I in the parable? Am I willing to wait on God even when I don’t know how long it will take? Can I faithfully entrust myself to the unknown with the certainty of God’s goodness? Talk to Jesus about these things.