Nuggets of Hope from Humphrey

Have you ever heard the saying; “seeing is believing?” ‘Seeing is believing’ is an idiom that was first recorded in 1639 that means “only physical or concrete evidence is convincing.’ For one thing, this expression has a lot to do with the faith community of Jesus’ disciples after his resurrection. And it also has a […]

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NUGGETS OF HOPE FROM HUMPHREY

The Catholic and Christian churches everywhere in the world will now be filled to its brim again. The churches will be providing extra chairs for people to sit on. Those who attend church only on Christmas and Easter will surely be present in every Christian community this time. Be the first to always reach out […]

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Nuggets of Hope from Humphrey

Many years ago, my father gave me a little example of how gossip can travel to distances and be destructive. He started by warning me that what we gossip and talk badly about other people can sometimes never be retrieved or corrected again. He said that gossip is like removing the feathers of a chicken […]

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Nuggets of Hope from Humphrey

There is no way we can measure the amount of love and care God has for us. We even underestimate it sometimes by our attitude and lack of faith and hope especially whenever we are faced with difficulties. I remember many years ago when someone came to me and told me how deeply disappointed he […]

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Staying Inspired with Dom 14 Dec 2014

Today we enter the third week of Advent. As we come close to the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ on Christmas Day, the message of Prophet Isaiah becomes comforting. The Spirit of the Lord is coming to bring glad tidings to the lowly, to heal the broken heart, to proclaim liberty to the captives […]

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Staying inspired with Dom 7 Dec 2014

The message we hear in this Advent season is to stay awake for the coming of the Lord. Today the words of prophet Isaiah call us to prepare for the way of the Lord. How do we prepare for the way of the Lord? “When every valley is filled in, every mountain and hill laid […]

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Staying Inspired with Dom 30 Nov 2014

Welcome to Advent! This is the time we are drawn into preparation as we expect the birth of our Saviour Jesus Christ on Christmas Day. Today marks the beginning of this journey of preparation. In our readings today, we hear Prophet Isaiah calling us to repentance and to return to our Father. In a special […]

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Staying Inspired with Dom 23 Nov 2014

Today is the solemnity of Christ the King. Now it might interest us to know that this celebration came about as a response to the ways some kings lord it over their people in the past and in that way, saw themselves as gods. The solemnity of Christ the King restates that Christ is the […]

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Staying Inspired with Dom 16 Nov 2014

The Gospel of the parable of talents is an extraordinary account about how much each of us have been gifted. Every time we read this Gospel it seems to portray one essential message – put your God given talent into use. What makes it difficult to start believing in what we can do if we […]

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Staying Inspired with Dom 9 Nov 2014

Water is very essential to life. One of the basic uses of water is for cleansing ourselves. Today in the Gospel Jesus cleansed the Temple because of the way people have messed it up by turning it to a market place. The Temple that Jesus wants to cleanse today, here and now is the temple […]

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