Posts Tagged: Jesus
Today. March 10, 2013, I am reading Mark 4 (fm The Bible). In verse 10 Jesus told His disciples that the secret of the Kingdom of God has been given to them. Later, in verse 21 He asks them: "Is a lamp brought in to be hidden under a basket, or under a bed, rather […]
The leading cause of atheism today – Christians that confess Jesus with their words but deny Him with their lives. Today, March 2, 2013, as I was reading the first three chapters of the book of Mark, from the Bible, it is clearly seen that Jesus was teaching and preaching and healing. One of the […]
In Matthew 19:16-26, Jesus encounters the rich young ruler who asks Jesus what he must do to get eternal life. Apparently, the young man was a very good person. He explained to Jesus that he had made it a point to follow all the commands for living in the ten commandments. Jesus then told him: […]
For “humanitarian” purposes and to “save the planet” and to bring attention to their “cause” we see people do all sorts of aggressive and hurtful “things” to gain attention and engage in the “righteous fight” for “what is right!” But I am pretty sure that Jesus tells us to use the talents that He has […]
Being the Kingdom of God I believe a great challenge of the church today is for the people to see themselves as the ministers, missionaries and priests where they live, work and play. They are to see that every aspect of their lives can be an act of worship to God. I call this the […]
I believe that bad theology and misplaced priorities by church leaders have historically plagued the church and continue do so today. It is much worse than heartburn from a bad burrito.
For me, this first recorded sermon of Jesus is one of the most important messages in all of the Bible. Take a few minutes to read Matthew 5:1-12 as you consider this post. Think of each “blessed” statement as a step-up an 8-step ladder. Each step is one step closer to the life of a […]