Wake up!  Get Dressed!

Wake up! Get Dressed!

11 And do this since you understand the present time. It is already the hour for you to wake up from sleep, because our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed. 12 The night is almost over, and the day is drawing near. So let us put away the deeds of...
Celebrate Jesus’ Crowns at the Cross

Celebrate Jesus’ Crowns at the Cross

35The people stood watching. The rulers were ridiculing him, saying, “He saved others. Let him save himself, if this is the Christ of God, the Chosen One!” 36The soldiers also made fun of him. Coming up to him, they offered him sour wine, 37saying, “If you are the...
Resurrection = Relationship

Resurrection = Relationship

27 Some of the Sadducees (who say there is no resurrection) came to him. 28 They asked him a question, “Teacher, Moses wrote for us that if a man’s brother dies leaving a wife but no children, his brother should take the wife and raise up children for his...
God’s Judgment Stands

God’s Judgment Stands

5 This is evidence of God’s righteous verdict that resulted in your being counted worthy of God’s kingdom, for which you also suffer. 6 Certainly, it is right for God to repay trouble to those who trouble you, 7 and to give relief to you, who are troubled along with...
Remain in God’s Word

Remain in God’s Word

31 So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you remain in my word, you are really my disciples. 32 You will also know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”33 “We are Abraham’s descendants,” they answered, “and we have never been slaves of anyone. How...
Live As Slaves of God…With a Smile

Live As Slaves of God…With a Smile

15 What then? Should we continue to sin, because we are not under law but under grace? Absolutely not! 16 Do you not know that when you offer yourselves to obey someone as slaves, you are slaves of the one you are obeying—whether slaves of sin,...
We are Unworthy Servants by Faith!

We are Unworthy Servants by Faith!

1 Jesus said to his disciples: “Things that cause people to stumble are bound to come, but woe to anyone through whom they come. 2 It would be better for them to be thrown into the sea with a millstone tied around their neck than to cause one of these little ones to...
Resurrection = Relationship

It’s All About Trust

 “There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen, living in luxury every day. A beggar named Lazarus had been laid at his gate. Lazarus was covered with sores and longed to be fed with what fell from the rich man’s table. Besides this, the dogs also...