He saw people that looked like trees . . . and he was like a corpse. Not the same guy, and not in the same day. But get this. The one guy sees people and says, “They look like trees.” And about a chapter later, another guy is so suddenly stunned and still, everybody thinks … More Like a Glorious Explosion
Hey, listen! This is really important! That really wise man? He’s talking, and you should listen. After all, he is the king of Israel. To really hold wisdom and obey it in your life, be fair and follow the simple way. Live out your youth wiser and with self-control. There is no limit to this. … More Where She Will Be Most Heard
Have you ever gone to church and brought your entire savings account with you? When you think no one is watching, you slip a check – made out to the amount of “everything I have” – into the offering box, and you leave literally and profoundly empty-handed. You’re not sure where your next meal is … More Everything She Had
When Jesus doesn’t make sense, some get annoyed. Me? I jump up and down with excitement. Because, folks. Jesus always makes sense. Sometimes his approach or choice of words doesn’t make sense to me. But no biggie, because puzzles like that are way fun. So . . . I need your help with this one. Mark 12. … More But I Don’t Believe in Angels
Oh how I hate the consequences of sin. The pain and grief that result. The realization that life will never be the same and that this sin really messes things up. It messes up my plans. My dreams. My life. My happiness. It takes away my comfort, and puts sorrow in its place. Because sin has … More I Hate the Consequences
How well do you know us? Read the 16 clues below to answer the question: WHO ARE WE? We hear of this new famous guy. We want to see firsthand what he will do, so we follow him. We follow closely and continually. We are rather baffled by his words. We follow him wherever he goes, and … More Who Are We?
My son, Forget my teaching and let not your heart keep my commandments, and your short life will be wasted and fruitless. Let steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; don’t bind them around your neck; never write them on the tablet of your heart. So you will find disdain in the sight of God and man. … More My Son, Be a Fool