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
When Jesus knew His death was near, He tried to prepare his disciples for what was coming and for life after He was gone from this earth. He told them that one day earth as they know it would be very different. That evil would be rampant. That an evil world leader would take the … Continue reading Jesus is coming back! Will you be ready?
“I know all the things you do, that you are neither hot nor cold. I wish that you were one or the other! But since you are like lukewarm water, neither hot nor cold, I will spit you out of my mouth!" (Revelation 3:15, 16 NLT) I don't want to be lukewarm. Jesus clearly doesn't … Continue reading Stagnant
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