Dec 18, 2022
Jesus is teaching there comes a time when we stop talking to another person (or persons) about spiritual things. When is that time? It is time to stop talking to a person about spiritual things when they clearly demonstrate they have no interest in spiritual things. They show themselves to be like dogs and pigs in their...
Dec 11, 2022
Learning to love our enemies is hard in large part because we most often feel justified in hating them for what they have or are doing to us. If ever there was a man who faced that internal struggle, it was the Apostle Paul. We pick up the story in Acts 21:27.
Dec 4, 2022
Paul wraps up his third missionary journey by coming to Jerusalem and delivering the financial gift from the Gentile churches. Four years have passed since Paul’s last visit to Jerusalem. Paul should have been celebrated by the Jerusalem Church, but instead he was met with hostility. We pick up the story as Paul and...
Nov 27, 2022
As Paul wraps up his third missionary journey, he delivers a moving challenge to the Elders of the Ephesian Church.
Nov 20, 2022
The "church" is most often cast in a negative light in modern literature and entertainment. But historically, wherever the gospel and the true church has spread, she brings blessing. Marriages and families are strengthened. Schools are established and people are taught to read. Hospitals are built and the sick are...