And who is my neighbor?

But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?" Luke 10:29 A man had come to Jesus and asked him what he must do to inherit eternal life. He was an "expert in the law", so he was pretty sure that he was already going above and beyond. Certainly … Continue reading And who is my neighbor?

Love your neighbor

So many things about the story in Ferguson are tragic. When scenes like what we are seeing happen here play out, God's heart breaks and the devil smirks with satisfaction.   First of all, it's very sad that this young man had come to the place in his life where harassing a store owner and … Continue reading Love your neighbor

Friendship

The Bible tells us to love our neighbor. (Matthew 22:39) But how does that translate into picking our friends? Knowing who we should spend time with? Who we should "hang out" with? Who should be our close companions? Our allies? Our associates? What does the Bible say about choosing our friends? We should be careful … Continue reading Friendship