Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Road to Denial

Jesus – “And what I say to you I say to all; ‘Stay awake’ ” (Mark 13:37) Peter – “Even though they all fall away, I will not!” (Mark 14:29) Jesus – “Watch and pray that you may not enter … Continue reading

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Jesus and the Leper

“And a leper came to him, imploring him, and kneeling said to him, ‘If you will, you can make me clean.’ Moved with pity, he stretched out his hand and touched him and said to him, I will; be clean.” … Continue reading

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Has the Gospel Changed You?

“In the gospel our worldview radically changes. We refer to this facet of the gospel as the gospel of the kingdom. It means that our definitions of health, wealth, security, comfort, and prosperity are turned upside down compared to the … Continue reading

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Our Compassionate Lord

“When He went ashore He saw a great crowd and He had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd.” (Mark 6:34) People were coming out of the wood-work, by the hundreds, to be healed by Jesus. … Continue reading

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Christian’s Desire

Prudence: ‘And what is it that makes you so desirous to go to Mount Zion?’ Christian: ‘Why, there I hope to see Him alive that did hang dead on the cross; and there I hope to be rid of all … Continue reading

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Be Not Anxious for the Morrow (Matthew 6:25-34)

The all-to-familiar paralyzing stabs of anxiety should seldom (if ever) wound the followers of Jesus Christ. Christ himself commands us, “Be not anxious for the morrow!” This command is simply a reiteration of the Gospel. It brings us back to … Continue reading

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