It’s the end of the Sermon on the Mount. There is a warning and a promise. How does Jesus end this sermon that leaves everyone with the impression that they are in the presence of someone who speaks with greater authority than the scribes? How the movement started.
Have you ever wondered? What does God Mean when he says “Ask and it will be answered, seek and you will find, knock and the door will be opened unto you. Learn what scripture has to say.
No one can serve two masters … you will either love the one and hate the other, or you will serve the one and despise the other. Whatever we put first in our lives is the Master that we will serve. Do we REALLY believe that the Almighty God has the time to address our […]
The Lord’s Prayer is one of the best known passages i the Bible. Do we know what it really says? When put in place in the Sermon on the Mount, understand that the point is that Jesus wants us to know that life is a “Matter of the Heart.” We are called to forgive, to […]
Have you ever called someone a Hypocrite? Have you ever been called a hypocrite? That word is one of my least favorite words. We banter it about as though any ONE of us is better than any other one of us! And yet … we are ALL sinners saved by grace. As Christians, we have […]
Did God give us a New Commandment that replaces all that was taught in the Torah? Or, did He expand upon what He had already given us; clarify what He had taught? Does God change with the winds of time? Or, is He the one steadfast anchor that remains calm and supportive?
After Jesus called the 12 disciples and imposed upon them the need to desire His Holiness, he went on to lay out their position in ministry. Elohim is the same yesterday, today, and tomorrow. He provided guidance to live by. He provided yshewah (salvation) through the death and resurrection of his son. His Grace was […]
The desire to be in the Presence of His Holiness Matthew 5:4-12; Luke 6:20-26 What does it Truly mean to be blessed? Jesus called the twelve. He promised the absolutely NOTHING. He just said to come. Come and see the possibilities! He said those who followed Him would find great favor with the Almighty. He […]
“Behold the Man!” Pilate’s first presentation of the Messiah in John 19:1-6. Rejected by the populace under the influence of the Sanhedrin because of his threat to their Power. (And Can it BE! Vs 1, and the sharing of the Bread). “Behold! Your King!” The second presentation of Jesus by Pilate and the Very Public […]
What happens when we Spend too much time in the Neutral Zone and don’t realize that God has something special for us. Do we let life’s events get in the and distract us from the importance of knowing His heart? Are we ready to give up because we feel He has gone to the mountain […]