Good News!

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!

Church Under Attack

Acts 12:21 When I read this I couldn’t help but notice the irony. Herod took it upon himself to attack the church. He killed James and when he saw that this pleased the Jews, he had Peter arrested and thrown into prison. Herod clearly didn’t know that the powers of darkness would not prevail against the … More Church Under Attack

No Rewards

And which of you, having a servant plowing or tending sheep, will say to him when he has come in from the field, ‘Come at once and sit down to eat’?  But will he not rather say to him, ‘Prepare something for my supper, and gird yourself and serve me till I have eaten and … More No Rewards

Love is Not Proud

love does not parade itself, is not puffed up – 1 Corinthians 13:4 Pride is something God hates.  God loves humble people.  Love is humble.  Jesus gave a fine example of this when He left heaven where He was worshipped by angels to come here on earth.  He was humble in appearance.  He stayed in … More Love is Not Proud

Signs

The Pharisees and the Scribes wanted Jesus to give them signs but interestingly enough, they had been given signs all along but had failed to see them or acknowledge them.  These signs were manifested in the healing of the sick, the cleansing of the lepers, the lame walking, the blind seeing, the mute talking and … More Signs