July 30, 2017
Are these the end times? Yes! But they began with Jesus’ first coming and won’t culminate until His second coming. And what have we to do in the meantime? Plenty!
July 23, 2017
The One who rules and orchestrates all that takes place in the Kingdom of Heaven has promised to care and provide for us in the here and now! And therefore, Jesus concludes, worrying over the everyday cares of our lives is not necessary.
July 16, 2017
Our planning can be driven by wisdom or it can be driven by worry. Saving for tomorrow and prepping for a crisis can be rooted in complete trust in the Lord and such prudence is laudable. But we can also be motivated by our lack of trust in the Lord.
July 9, 2017
People can ramble on for hours and say nothing. This was not true with Jesus. Our Lord spoke volumes every time He opened His mouth. Encouragement, admonition, warning–all laced with knowledge, wisdom, discernment, understanding, and love.
July 2, 2017
Jesus Christ our Lord laid aside His Kingly crown to take on a crown of thorns, to make us members of His Royal Family. Once spiritual orphans, now we are the children of God! Jesus’ sacrifice was to make us a part of our Lord’s Beautiful Family!
June 25, 2017
Why would God the Son become a man? Atonement for our sins, according to the law, required the sacrifice of a Lamb without spot or blemish. Jesus was that Lamb.
June 18, 2017
John 8:58 records Jesus making one of the most astounding claims to Deity in all the New Testament: “Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham was, I AM.”
June 11, 2017
In John 10:11,14 & 15, Jesus makes another one of His many God-claims before a highly skeptical band of Pharisees: “I am the good shepherd. Jesus doesn’t say, ‘I am A good shepherd,’ He says, “I am THE Good Shepherd.”
June 4, 2017
At the Last Supper, Jesus says to a puzzled Thomas, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.” These words were not just for Thomas and the other disciples; they were also for us.
May 28, 2017
Jesus ascended to heaven 40 days after his resurrection. At that time he was exalted to the right hand of the Father from where he is presently reigning over the earth.