Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
It took me a long time to write this post. For a statement that seems so simple, there are many facets to it, and I ultimately decided to go with three of them.
Monday, October 8, 2012
Thursday, October 4, 2012
"Happy are those who know they are spiritually poor; the Kingdom of heaven belongs to them!" Matthew 5:3
I am thrilled to arrive at the Beatitudes. The Bible's first account of Jesus' preaching is a shock to the world, as each one is the antithesis of what our human nature drives us towards. It is so easy to believe in them, but it is so incredibly hard to put them in practice.
Saturday, September 29, 2012
As Jesus began his ministry around the Sea of Galilee, he started choosing his disciples. The first four were fishermen, and he gave them the enduring directive:
"Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men." (KJV)