Life Apps for the week 10/26/14 to 11/8/14

A way we are living:

Love face-to-face and work at justice with a crowd or more.  What could be a simpler ethic?  What ethic is harder to live!  Do we ever need help to do so!  For some, help is the way the “universe” works.  For others, it is the Spirit ever-present to help –  even without being asked!
[Away to live Matthew 22:34-46]

 More life apps we are reading

Church – “’Find out why young people are leaving the church’ – challenge to SA Anglicans;” Angl. Comm. News Service, 10/10/14.  “Demakatso Malele Mashile, a young person from the Province said from what she has seen in her Parish, ‘the youth leave because of the elders failing to address or talk to them.’”  Don’t let this true be true for your church.  Biblical reference: “Then afterward I will pour out my spirit on all flesh; your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, and your young men shall see visions” (Joel 2:28).  Online at
Work – “Raising Most People’s Wages” by Robert Reich, Robert Reich’s Blog, 29 September 14.  Is Everyone a Little Bit Racist?”  Benefit the bottom 90 percent with: stronger unions; higher minimum wage; better schools for the children of the bottom 90 percent; better access to higher education; and a more progressive tax system.  Biblical reference: “the laborer deserves to be paid” (Luke 10:7b).  Online at: