When have you felt you were treated unfairly by an employer?
When has your generosity been questioned by others?
When have you been shown grace?
Acting on the Word
Pay attention for those moments when you feel resentful about another’s good fortune. Try to respond to your annoyance by praying for them and for yourself.
Sunday: Matthew 20:1-16 Parable: The Generous Boss
Monday: Psalm 16:5-11 Psalm
Tuesday Matthew 16:1-12 Teachings of Jesus
Wednesday: Matthew 16:13-23 Jesus Foretells His Death
Thursday: Matthew 17:9-27 Teachings of Jesus
Friday: Matthew 18:10-14 Parables of Jesus
Saturday: Matthew 19:1-30, Teachings of Jesus
What do you learn about being a disciple of Jesus from these readings?