Christ teaches us to strive to live peaceably with all men. However, he does so knowing we will be disturbing to most. In Matthew 4-9, Jesus calls twelve men to specially be with him. They are to be graced, humbled, encouraged, amazed, and sculpted by him. They are his disciples. They are his workers sent … More Peacefully Disturbing
Matthew begins the New Testament and his particular Gospel with a long list of names. For most people, this chapter is not thrilling reading. However, if we pause and consider the people listed in Matthew’s genealogy, we can rejoice in this truth — Jesus is not embarrassed by his sordid family tree. Consider the men. … More He is not embarrassed of you!
When we speak of worship, we often think of corporate worship. This is that special activity we practice on Sunday at a specific time and in a certain location. To assist us in our Sunday services, we have made much of worship houses, worship books, worship furniture, worship clothing, worship leaders and their teams. In … More Sunday is One Day