Dec 31, 2018
Jesus' parents start home from the Temple but realize at the end of the day that Jesus is not with their group. Was he lost? Or were his parents lost? It is a question to ask of ourselves.
Dec 24, 2018
If God asks you to do something and you agree, the Holy Spirit steps in and things begin to happen.
Dec 10, 2018
In modern Christianity we often find an emphasis on justification or "being saved." We forget that is just the first step towards sanctification. Sanctification is allowing God to remove the impurities in our hearts so we may learn to love as God has loved us.
Dec 3, 2018
It is the First Sunday of Advent and we lighted one candle in the darkness. If we are going to be that light in the darkness, we need to prepare. Advent is an invitation to assess where we are and prepare to move forward. Jesus tells us to stand up straight and hold your head up.
Nov 26, 2018
The Parable of the Sheep and the Goats contains something unusual - both the sheep and the goats were surprised by the Lord's declaration and judgment. Why? Maybe like Cain and Able, there was something different about the heart of the giver.