The Empowering Christ

“Take up your bed and walk” (John 5.8).  “Do you want to be made whole” (John 5.6)?  “Where are your accusers” (John 8.10)?  Jesus demonstrates time and again that our faith is to be engaged, pondered, questioned. Jesus requires buy in.  We are not simply called to follow his instructions, and this is not discipleship […]

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Do Unto Others

“But I say to you that listen, ‘Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who abuse you.  If anyone strikes you on the cheek, offer the other side also; and from anyone who takes away your coat do not withhold even your shirt.  Give […]

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The Lesson Plans of Christ

“Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creation; old things are passed away; behold all things are become new.” ~ Second Corinthians 5.17, KJV I cannot say what will be left of us.  Our lives as disciples of Jesus Christ are filled with both lessons learned and unlearned.  Christ while teaching […]

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