Monthly Archives: May 2018

YOU HAVE HEARD IT

What is the latest rumor you have heard?  Go back further and think deeper.  Remember some old saying you learned growing up that became for you a rule to live by.  It might have been something like, “Honesty is the … Continue reading

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I HAVE ALWAYS HEARD

How many sayings can you think of that you have heard all your life and if you talked to parents or grandparents they would tell you that they have heard them all of theirs?  We tend to think that if … Continue reading

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DON’T THINK THAT

Probably Jesus corrected more wrong thinking and teaching in the Sermon on the Mount recorded in Matthew 5-7 than any other part of Scripture.  He had explained the blessedness available to all people and complimented them by telling these ordinary … Continue reading

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YOU HAVE A POWERFUL MISSION

It is so easy to think that what we do doesn’t really matter and that our place in the world is so insignificant that if we simply dropped out no one would even notice.  The people who listened to Jesus … Continue reading

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THE BLESSED PERSECUTED

Each of Jesus’ beatitudes are counter-intuitive in that they pronounce blessings on ones that we don’t usually think of as blessed.  But the last one is particularly counter the way we would normally think of things.  Remember in each of … Continue reading

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