Day: February 8, 2016

  • Trials Tuesday: Mortality and Our Pursuits

    “For the sun rises with its scorching heat and withers the grass; its flower falls, and its beauty perishes. So also will the rich man fade away in the midst of his pursuits (James 1:11, ESV).” As human beings, we genuinely do not like being reminded of our own mortality. Which is why God teaches […]

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  • Matthew 9: The Compassion of Jesus

    Read Matthew 9:9-38 A Willing Man After Jesus heals this man and handles the criticism of the Pharisees, He meets Matthew. A tax collector. A despised tax collector. The religious saw this man and those like him as someone who was dirty. “Is he really going to eat with them?” This is what sets Jesus […]

  • Matthew 8: When God Heals…

    A man with leprosy came and knelt before him and said, “Lord, if you are willing, you can make me clean (Mt. 8:2, NIV).” The truth of Matthew 8 is – our God is a healer! Not only is our God the One gives life its power, He is the One who stands willing to […]