In today’s scripture, Jesus says that he came not to bring peace but division. This may seem backwards from what we are used to thinking. Listen as Pastor Mike Kelley explaines how division is a good thing for the Christian.
Zacchaeus went to extraordianry heights to be able to see Jesus, and Jesus “just had” to meet him. What’s our role in helping others see Jesus as Zacchaeus did?
Even when we have faith that God can do something, we can be quite let down when He doesn’t. Is it really due to our lack of faith or may it be something else?
In Jesus’ parable of the lost sheep, the shepherd leaves the 99 to shearch for the one that is lost. But who will care for the 99 while he is gone?
Our first thought is that we want to be like Martha; doing the work to prepare for a visit with Jesus. However, does Mary have the right attitude instead?
In today’s scripture, Jesus seems to command people to do the opposite of what we would expect. However, the focus may not be about what he is commanding, but about the how and why.
Everything about Jesus’ encounter with a demon possessed man seems to run contrary to his usual behavior. Travis explains why.