Monthly Archives: March 2016

Tourist Destination

It was 6 days before Passover, and Jesus was returning to Jerusalem to celebrate the feast.  Along the way, He stopped at Bethany to pay a visit to Mary, Martha, and someone else…hmmm, oh yes, Lazarus!  But, as described below, … Continue reading

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Temple Inspector

Christ’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem on what we’ve come to know as “Palm Sunday” ended at the temple.  Two of the gospels (Matthew and Luke) immediately go on to describe Jesus driving out the buyers and the sellers (John doesn’t … Continue reading

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Soul Focus

Maybe it’s the rags to riches, pauper to prince, and murderer to deliverer thing – I don’t really know.  But, I’ve always really admired Moses.  And although I’ve read his story multiple times, each reading seems to bring out something … Continue reading

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What She Could

A few days before Jesus would celebrate His last earthly Passover, He was enjoying dinner in the home of Simon the Leper.  While there, a woman entered and anointed Him with expensive perfume.  We’re told that those gathered “ridiculed and … Continue reading

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First and Best

Phew!  I just made my way through the entire book of Leviticus (and it didn’t kill me)!  It’s not the easiest read by any means, but since we’re told that ALL Scripture (including Leviticus) is God-breathed and useful for teaching, … Continue reading

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The Shell Game

May I be honest with you?  One of my greatest fears is that I will somehow miss part (or all) of God’s will for my life, and leave many things He wanted me to complete undone.  For years, I believed … Continue reading

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Home at Last

“Home at Last” by Danny Hahlbohm; http://www.inspired-art.com (used with permission) In his song, “Thanks be to our God,” worship leader, Travis Cottrell recounts just a few of the many reasons that we have for being thankful to God.  Each word … Continue reading

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