Delayed Gratification

Satan moves in with the final temptation that was designed to offer Jesus a shortcut to get what He wanted now. All Jesus had to do was to sacrifice what was most important to him. We can often figure out a shortcut in our own lives. Why wait when with a little manipulation, I can […]

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Paul explained what our mission to the world around us should be. We are to devote ourselves to prayer, relying on God’s power for our lives and his power to proclaim Christ. We are to “be wise” in how we relate to those outside the faith and make the most of every opportunity to point […]

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Deeper into God’s Truth

It’s easy to be deceived by good sounding philosophies. There are all kinds of false teachings that gather many followers but lead us away from Christ. We need to grow our roots deeper into God’s truth and the truth that in Jesus all the fullness of God resides in him and he has brought us […]

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The Thieves on the Cross

Salvation is not found in what we do but is found in the person of Christ and the work he has done for us. One criminal demanded salvation for himself. The other acknowledged that he deserved the punishment he was getting, yet in humility, he asked for Jesus to remember him. Jesus words of certainty […]

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