Luke 2:8-20 When was the last time you received good news? What did you do? Did you keep it to yourself or did you share it with others? Imagine you were one of those shepherds watching over your sheep. It was a night like any other or so you thought… Suddenly an angel appears out of … More Good News!
Acts 13:13-52 At bedtime, I read to my son the scriptures where Paul and Barnabas visited the synagogue in Antioch and after the reading from the Law and the Prophets, the rulers of the synagogue asked them if they had any words of encouragement for the people. What struck me is when Paul stood up, he … More Be Ready to Share Jesus
1 Timothy 1:12-17 I was reading this passage and thinking of how we are all indebted to Jesus. We have done terrible things in our lives but He showed us such love and grace that we could only respond in humility and gratitude. There are times when my past comes back to haunt me but … More Indebted to Jesus
2 Corinthians 11:16-23 Paul had many trials, hardships, faced death, was beaten and persecuted but these things did not discourage him. He delighted to do the Lord’s work. Like David, he could claim, “The Lord is my Helper. The Lord is the One who keeps me alive.” God was with him throughout all these stormy … More From Trials to Triumph
Jesus was troubled and deeply distressed. He told Peter, James and John that His soul was exceedingly sorrowful even to death and asked them to stay there and watch. He went a little farther in the garden and fell on the ground. He prayed that if it were possible, the hour might pass from Him. … More Mark 14:32-42
“He saved others; let Him save Himself if He is the Christ, the chosen of God” – Luke 23:35 As Jesus hung on the cross, soldiers cast lots for His robe and the people passed by, blaspheming Him, wagging their heads and saying, “Aha! You who destroy the temple and build it in three days, save Yourself, … More The King on a Cross