18570⏰Friday of the Second Week of Lent (26 February 2016)

?Gen 37:3-4, 12-13a, 17b-28; Ps 105:16-17, 18-19, 20-21 (R.v.5a); Matt 21:33-43, 45-46

✍Rev. Fr. JohnBosco Chimaobi Ezeonwumelu (Issele-Uku Diocese)


Can you now see a proof of what the prophet Jeremiah has been telling us since two days ago about putting our trust in God instead of man? Read an account of what happened between Joseph and his brothers in Gen 37. Notice that their hatred for him was because of his dreams (cf. Gen 37:19-20).

Beware of those you discuss your dreams and prospects with. Many people are out there looking for a way to pull you down. But if you have God for your stronghold, their evil intent and wicked counsel would only be drawing you nearer to achieving your dreams.

Try also not to join the wand of dream killers and prospect destroyers. Those who choose that path never end well. Consider what happened to those wicked tenants in Matt 21:41 in that light. The wicked tenants met with a wretched end. May such a wretched end not be your portion. Amen.

And may God give us the grace to overcome the lures of dreams killers especially those of them who pose as our siblings or friends. Amen.

I wish you an enlightened and victorious day ahead. It is well with you.

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11 Responses

  1. Fr John Oke says:

    God bless U Fr. JB. U are really trying ur best to reach out to many souls by nourishing with ur powerful and souls’ lifting reflections everyday. God will surely reward U abundantly. Amen.

  2. Anonymous says:

    Amen and with you too

  3. Anonymous says:

    God bless you every day of your life

  4. Elochukwu says:

    Amen and with u too.

  5. Ezekiel Afolayan says:

    This is nice Fr

  6. Susan says:

    Amen. Thank you Father. God bless you

  7. Ijeoma says:

    Well said Fada! Thank you for addressing this today. God deliver us from dream killers even within our homestead.

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