Jesus – God’s Son on God’s Mission

John 5:16-47 When word got out that Jesus was the one who had the nerve to heal the lame man on the Sabbath, the Jews were not happy. The Pharisees had turned the Sabbath into a day when you should not lift a finger, even to do good. So instead of rejoicing in the miraculous … Continue reading Jesus – God’s Son on God’s Mission

Replacing cacophany with symphony

Cacophony – a harsh discordance of sound; a meaningless mixture of sounds. Not a word I use in a sentence very often.  I don’t even recall where I first heard it.  But I thought it was a neat word, and it stuck in my head.  Interestingly, the only time it really pops in my head is … Continue reading Replacing cacophany with symphony

Perfect Papa

For those of us that have accepted Jesus as our personal Savior, we have the blessed assurance of knowing our eternity will be spent with God ... In the place Jesus has prepared for us. (John 14:2) But hopefully we don't just stop there. Hopefully we don't miss out on another opportunity made available to … Continue reading Perfect Papa

Talking with God

Prayer is a conversation with God. A chat with our Heavenly Father. An opportunity to draw us closer and strengthen our relationship with him. And as with any relationship, communication is essential. Obviously the Bible talks a lot about prayer. I've heard plenty of teachings on prayer. Jesus himself gives us an example, kind of … Continue reading Talking with God