A Multitude of Heavenly Host Proclaiming the Huge Significance of Christmas

“8 And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were filled with great fear.” - Luke 2:8-9 A single angel appeared to a group of shepherds out [...]

By | 2017-11-20T13:08:22+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Blog Posts, Luke, New Testament|0 Comments

The Good Samaritan Shows us our Need for God’s Mercy

A couple of weeks ago, I broke down on the road between Cornville and the Village of Oak Creek.  I was with Owen, about five miles from anything in all directions.  A very kind man pulled over and helped me get Owen back home.  Then he helped to fix my truck.  Those who show kindness [...]

By | 2016-11-07T20:10:35+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Blog Posts, Luke, New Testament|0 Comments

A Good Samaritan and a Great Savior

A Good Samaritan and a Great Savior Illustrating the Beatitudes with a Parable | Luke 10   A couple of weeks ago, I broke down on the road between Cornville and the Village of Oak Creek.  I was with Owen, about 5 miles from anything in all directions.  A very kind man pulled over and [...]

Spiritual Hunger and the Prodigal Son

Healthy people are hungry!  People who are never hungry are either sick or dead.  Hunger and thirst in a living being are evidence of life.  Those who hunger and thirst for righteousness have evidence in themselves of being spiritually alive!  Matthew 5:6 says, “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.” [...]

By | 2016-11-07T20:10:35+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Blog Posts, I Timothy, Luke, New Testament|0 Comments

Jesus is the Greatest Example of Meekness

Jesus was (and is) the greatest example of meekness. Peter gave this description of Jesus, “When he was reviled, he did not revile in return; when he suffered, he did not threaten, but continued entrusting himself to him who judges justly.”[1] The night that Jesus was betrayed, Judas lead an armed mob to arrest him.  [...]

By | 2016-11-07T20:10:35+00:00 October 9th, 2016|Blog Posts, I Peter, John, Luke, New Testament|0 Comments