Tag Archives: Grace

In Jesus’ Words: Two truths about heaven and hell (Matthew 21:33-22:14)

              Jesus continued his conversation with the Pharisees, “Listen to another parable..”, he replied. Jesus had just finished telling the Pharisees the parable of the two sons, and how the tax collectors and prostitutes would … Continue reading

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In Jesus Words: Who is this? (Matthew 20:29-21:10)

So many times in this life we want to be right more than anything else. We know best. We want to prove our point is the correct one. (the prideful righteous) or Too often we get caught up in dwelling on our past … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: The story that explains everything (Matthew 20:1-16)

The following is one of the most important stories Jesus told in the Bible.  It explains our world.  It explains God.  It explains what Grace really is.  And it explains Heaven.  It is what differentiates the Christian faith from every other religion … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: Parable of the Lost Sheep (Matthew 18:10-14)

“All humanity winds up in a taxi at one point or another.” – Dorothea Benton Frank, American author I just love that line from one of her novels.  All of us, at least once in our life, have gotten lost.  We … Continue reading

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I have many people in this city. – God

“Don’t be afraid, but keep on speaking and don’t be silent.  For I am with you, and no one is going to attack and harm you, because I have many people in this city.” – The Lord said to Paul in … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: Leave them alone (Matthew 15:10-20)

We’ve become anti-everything.  It’s the new solution.  Have a problem?… all you need to do is be against something, and you’ll feel better.  But just like the old saying goes, “fight bad with good”, we need to be FOR something.  It’s the only way this life … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: Go the second mile (Matthew 5:33-48)

What are you doing out of the ordinary?  This is what Jesus asked the crowds during his Sermon on the Mount.  It is my favorite part of Jesus’ sermon so far, as I continue on my journey of reading through Jesus’ words … Continue reading

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