The Wind and Waves

It is worth noting that first Jesus spoke to the wind and waves and then to the disciples about their faith. He questions them on their faith, not simply because they were unnerved by the storm but because fear had consumed them.

They Glorified God

Today’s Scripture: Luke 7:1-17; SOAP / Luke 7:16  Fear seized them all, and they began to glorify God, saying, “A great prophet has appeared among us!” and “God has come to help his people!” Luke 7:16 There were two miracles in today’s passage. The first emphasizes the faith of a Centurion, the second the compassion of Jesus for a widow…

None Righteous, Not Even One

Whether we are filled with mindless rage, as the Pharisees were after Jesus healed a man’s withered hand on the Sabbath or we simply have yet to repent – we are all left with this one question – “What we will we do with Jesus?

But, At Your Word I Will …

Obedience outside of what we do not understand reveals our trust and respect for the one we choose to obey. Not only that, but our obedience can lead to a broken and contrite heart, and then to worship, and even to others seeing and knowing Jesus.

In the Power of The Spirit

Going through rituals meant for sinners, enduring temptations, mockery, insults, and all that we will witness moving forward may appear to be easy for this man who was God – but let us not lose sight of the fact that He was a man, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those who were under the law.

In the Name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit

Today’s Scripture: Luke 3:1-4:13; SOAP – 3:21-22 Now when all the people were baptized, Jesus also was baptized. And while he was praying, the heavens opened, 22 and the Holy Spirit descended on him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, “You are my one dear Son; in you I take great delight.” Luke 3:21-22…

Good News of Great Joy

God sets the stage, aligning all things with His perfect will and timing. From the ‘unexpected pregnancy’, to the census, the genealogy of Jesus, and heaven’s army joining the angel and filling the sky – God is clearly the orchestrator of these events.