Look at Jesus. He is none other than the Second Person of the Godhead. He is the Creator, Sustainer, and Judge of all men. He is the perfect Prophet, Priest, and King. He calls himself the Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, and Prince of Peace. He is the Way, the Truth, and the Life. … More During His Parade, He Cries
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!