Lead Someone to Christ, [Simplified]

I.  Apart from Christ we are all sinful and helpless. We are all sinners. We are all in spiritual bondage. We are all separated from God. Knowledge of sin comes from the Law of God. God, in his justice, must punish sinners. We cannot save ourselves in any way. II.  Jesus saves us by graceContinue reading “Lead Someone to Christ, [Simplified]”

Misjudging Jesus

“The next Sabbath he began teaching in the synagogue, and many who heard him were amazed. They asked, “Where did he get all this wisdom and the power to perform such miracles?” Mark 6:2 Amazement was typically the response Jesus had on the people who crossed His path.  They had apparently evaluated Him, and HisContinue reading “Misjudging Jesus”

Another Tree, and He Still Speaks

My heart is that you would comprehend His love,  and turn and hear Him whisper peace and kindness to you.  There is no question– we’ve sinned and rebelled and screwed things up.  But He doesn’t judge, or give us what we deserve.  Jesus gives us the most wonderful present ever. We really have nothing to bring. WeContinue reading “Another Tree, and He Still Speaks”

The Tree is Speaking

*** There is so much I would like to share with you.  Christmas Day is here (finally), and we celebrate that God has reached out to us through His Son.  Jesus is fully and completely like us, and yet He is fully God.  It was arranged for this Son to grow up and then dieContinue reading “The Tree is Speaking”