It's all connected... like one long tapestry. From his first verse through to today's passage, Matthew and the Holy Spirit continue their mission of revealing Jesus of Nazareth as the long-awaited Messiah.
On the heals of explaining how 'the last become first, and...read >>
21 chapters, 3 years & a ton of our Father's faithfulness. A summary of John's Gospel in prose, art & testimony.
NOTE: download/view this week's notes which include Linda Colie's artwork.read >>
When stuck in the mud with a bleak prognosis, O how tempting it is to say "Why me?" and compare ours to "greener grass".
Peter was tempted too, but his Good Shepherd wouldn't have it. Peter needed to learn to trust the Lord.
Jesus had a different plan for Peter...read >>
Has religious labor got you down, out, and spent? Maybe it's time to pull up your empty nets, head back to the dock, have breakfast with Jesus on shore at daybreak.
Crazy love produces crazy love! Meet with your Beloved. He'll take care of the rest.read >>
Sometimes it isn't what you see, but what you don't see that brings about faith and confidence in the Lord. This is certainly the case in today's passage.
Faith is a big deal, with eternal consequences... this isn't something you want to get wrong! Whose faith more...read >>
The glory of the Father's righteousness and love is displayed through the blood-let Lamb of Golgotha.read >>
GRACE: Unmerited Favor
Sounds easy enough. But is it? Is God's grace easy to receive?
Truth be told, undeserved favor is taboo for most of us... especially when it comes from God. Something for nothing? Better (or harder) still, something good in exchange for...read >>