New Wine in Old Wineskins

"Now John's disciples and the Pharisees were fasting. And people came and said to him, "Why do John's disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees fast, but your disciples do not fast?" And Jesus said to them, "Can the wedding guests fast while the bridegroom is with them? As long as they have the bridegroom... Continue Reading →

No Condemnation!

“There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus” (Romans 8:1 ESV). I have struggled throughout my Christian life with my value as a Christian, and even as a human being. A large part of that is predicated upon my “self-talk.” I tend to rehash my failures in life and faith.... Continue Reading →

Questions

“Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law” (Romans 13:8 ESV). And, “For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself’” (Galatians 5:14 ESV). But the truth is that even the most mindful disciple runs into questions... Continue Reading →

Unconvinced? Trust the Word

“He said to him, 'If they do not hear Moses and the Prophets, neither will they be convinced if someone should rise from the dead’” ‭‭(Luke‬ ‭16:31‬ ‭ESV‬‬). The rich man, in torment from the flames of hell, cried out to Abraham asking that the poor man, Lazarus, be sent back to his father’s house... Continue Reading →

Testify

“But I do not account my life of any value nor as precious to myself, if only I may finish my course and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of the grace of God” (Acts 20:24 ESV). I imagine that I will be outing myself as a... Continue Reading →

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