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
Read John 1:35-42 John the Baptist, when he was with his two disciples, acknowledged Jesus as the Lamb of God–thereby, revealing the Messiah to his disciples. Immediately, the two disciples followed Jesus. They heard what John had said and heeded his words. How many of us have heard about Jesus and know of what He … More The First Disciples
“As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all [men], especially unto them who are of the household of faith” – Galatians 6:10. Do we share what we have with others whether or not we think they deserve it? We were sinners when Jesus came into the world and saved us. We didn’t … More Sharing With Others
The other day when we were in the gas station, my four year old and I were sitting in the car while my husband was filling the tank. I was thirsty so I went into my handbag to get some change. As my husband passed to pay for the gas, I called out to him … More Sheep or Goats?
As Jesus and his disciples were leaving Jericho, a large crowd followed him. Two blind men were sitting by the roadside, and when they heard that Jesus was going by, they shouted, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us!” The crowd rebuked them and told them to be quiet, but they shouted all the louder, … More Two Blind Men Receive Sight
What a blessing it is to help people who are in need. That is what Jesus did when He was here on earth. He helped the sick, the poor, the oppressed and the persecuted. To the crowd gathered in the synagogue, Jesus said, “The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is upon me, because the Lord … More Helping