The Currency of Grace
September 21st, 2023
Matthew 17:24-2724 When they came to Capernaum, the collectors of the two-drachma tax went up to Peter and said, “Does your teacher not pay the tax?” 25 He said, “Yes.” And when he came into the house...
The Essence of Faith
September 14th, 2023
Matthew 17:14-2014 And when they came to the crowd, a man came up to him and, kneeling before him, 15 said, “Lord, have mercy on my son, for he has seizures and he suffers terribly. For often he falls...
September 7th, 2023
Matthew 17:1-8And after six days Jesus took with him Peter and James, and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. 2 And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone lik...
Take Up Your Cross
August 31st, 2023
Matthew 16:24-26 24 Then Jesus told his disciples, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. 25 For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoeve...
The Rock of Faith
August 24th, 2023
In Matthew 16:18, Jesus tells Peter, “And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock, I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.” This powerful and symbolic stateme...
A Savior For All
August 17th, 2023
In the Matthew 15:21-39, scripture offers a profound insight into Jesus' universal love, mercy, and compassion. As Jesus travels northward to Tyre and Sidon, He encounters a Canaanite woman who p...
August 11th, 2023
Traditions play an essential role in defining our identity and heritage. They act as guideposts, leading us down paths trodden by those before us. But what happens when traditions become more imp...
Understanding God's Storms - Tests of Perfection and Correction
August 3rd, 2023
God, in His boundless wisdom and love, often employs emblematic storms to shape His believers. These storms take two primary forms: storms of perfection and storms of correction. It's important t...
The Older Brother
July 27th, 2023
Luke 15:25-3225 “Now his older son was in the field, and as he came and drew near to the house, he heard music and dancing. 26 And he called one of the servants and asked what these things meant. 27 A...
Handling Grief and Loss
July 20th, 2023
In Matthew 14:1-21, we find one of the most powerful examples of handling grief, and the remarkable power of compassion, as portrayed by Jesus. This story demonstrates Jesus's reaction to the hea...
The Cost of Following Jesus
July 14th, 2023
Luke 14:28-33 For which of you, desiring to build a tower, does not first sit down and count the cost, whether he has enough to complete it? 29 Otherwise, when he has laid a foundation and is not able...
June 29th, 2023
Matthew 13:10-1310 Then the disciples came and said to him, “Why do you speak to them in parables?” 11 And he answered them, “To you it has been given to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but...