Monthly Archives: March 2017

Greatest

Pride is relentless. It can cause self-deception, and distorts our view of reality. Even though the disciples spent every day hearing and seeing Jesus, pride was a constant foe; and the battle was real. Consider this moment: “Then He came … Continue reading

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Wisdom 20.29

“The glory of young men is their strength, and the splendor of old men is their gray hair.” – Proverbs 20:29 HCSB The way a society views its elder population, reveals much of its spiritual condition. May we in the … Continue reading

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Help!

Admission of weak faith can be the beginning of moving forward. For example, Mark records that a father brought his son to be healed from an evil spirit and the disciples couldn’t help him. Later, when Jesus arrived, the father … Continue reading

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Avoiding “Sudden Speech Syndrome”

When Jesus was transfigured on the mountain (in the presence of Peter, James and John), His heavenly glory burned bright as the sun. Excited by what he saw, Peter immediately began talking of his plan for monuments, but the scripture … Continue reading

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Principles

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Christ

“Who do men say that I, the Son of Man am?” – Matthew 16:13 NKJV There have always been various opinions of Jesus; even during His earthly ministry. When He asked the disciples what the “word on the street” was, … Continue reading

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Heaviness

Jesus sighed. The reality of sin’s weight on the world moved Jesus to express a heaviness through what we call a “sigh”. Even though a “sigh” isn’t verbal speech, we know what it means. It’s a pause that reflects something … Continue reading

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