Tag Archives: Messiah

In Jesus’ Words: Questions about the Messiah (Matthew 22:41-46)

If someone truly has ultimate authority, and they know without a doubt who they are, what their mission is, and what the outcome will be, then they do not need to “prove themselves” to anyone.  Politicians prove themselves.  Experts prove … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: The Living God (Matthew 22:29-33)

Jesus was asked a question about marriage in heaven: If a man dies, having no children, and his brother is to marry his wife, whose wife will she be in heaven? Jesus’ reply to the Sadducees was directed more toward … Continue reading

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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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31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John: Day 31 – a Kingdom with no end

He healed the sick, fed the hungry, comforted the oppressed, a friend to sinners, the light of the world, conquered death and was resurrected, he was loved, he was hated, he is the image of the invisible God. “A father to … Continue reading

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31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John: Day 30 – Three prophecies complete the birth story of the Messiah

The Wise Men finished worshiping the child Jesus and departed for home, being warned in a dream not to return by way of King Herod.  Joseph was also told by an angel of the Lord to take the Child and … Continue reading

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31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John: Day 29 – Wise Men worship Jesus

And there it was—the star they had seen in the east!  It led them until it came and stopped above the place where the child was.  When they saw the star, they were overjoyed beyond measure.  Entering the house, they saw … Continue reading

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31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John: Day 28 – Wise Men arrive

The Wise Men arrived in Bethlehem.  Mary, Joseph and Jesus lived about two years in Bethlehem and were out of the stable and living in a house by the time the Wise Men arrived.  But who were these Wise Men? … Continue reading

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