Impulsive Peter

Peter was the magnificent failure.  But I’m grateful for his story.  As we examine his life and his actions and decisions, we see a man who was so much like us.  I relate and understand Peter more then any other disciple in the New Testament.  He was so real. He was so impulsive. He spoke beforeContinue reading “Impulsive Peter”

Becoming a Part of What is Really Real

  “Six days later, three of them saw that glory. Jesus took Peter and the brothers, James and John, and led them up a high mountain. His appearance changed from the inside out, right before their eyes. Sunlight poured from his face. His clothes were filled with light.” Matthew 17:1-2, The Message These three disciplesContinue reading “Becoming a Part of What is Really Real”

The Tabloids Were Scandalous!

‘Scandalizing is celebrated openly today. We’ll manipulate and defame so all will pretty much see our enemies as disgraceful or hypocritical. It makes me want to cry when I hear of this intimidation inside the Church. Jesus told us that this would really, truly happen. We shouldn’t be at all disturbed. To be hurt this way isContinue reading “The Tabloids Were Scandalous!”

The Test of a Profound Silence, [Extreme Faith]

  But Jesus gave her no reply, not even a word. Then his disciples urged him to send her away. “Tell her to go away,” they said. “She is bothering us with all her begging.” Matthew 15:23, NLT This is exceptional.  Jesus is always engaging people around him.  He teaches and preaches, fully energized byContinue reading “The Test of a Profound Silence, [Extreme Faith]”