Ye are like unto whited sepulchres Mat 23:27 The Jewish BackgroundThe imagery of this denunciation would appeal powerfully to a Jewish audience. These whited sepulchres, gleaming in the sun, were a familiar feature in the landscape. You are not to think of them as separate buildings, like the mausoleums of the Romans. They were just … Continue reading Respectable Sin
WOW. I just learned about this story and I've never heard the message of Jesus shared in such a unique and compelling way… There was a certain Professor of Religion named Dr. Christianson who taught at a small college in the Western United States. Dr. Christianson taught the required survey course in Christianity at this … Continue reading Whether or not we choose to accept His gift to us, the price has been paid.
Bloed druppels op die pad hier reg voor myIets of iemand het regtig seergekry.Ek hoor ‘n rumoer, ek hoor ‘n geskreeJy kan dit hoor tot by Galilea se seeEk stap verder, nuuskierig om te sien wat gaan hier aanWat voor my afspeel, laat my hare regop staan.Drie manne op ‘n heuwel aan kruise opgehangLiewe hemel, … Continue reading Jesus se offer vir ons sondes.
Think about this for a second. Jesus knew. He goes into that room with His disciples. He knows He is going to be betrayed. He knows it is Judas who will turn against him. He knows that He has been sold out for a handful of silver. Stabbed in the back by one He has … Continue reading Jesus knew that Judas would betray him.
It is because of him that you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God — that is, our righteousness, holiness and redemption. 1 Corinthians 1:30 God's grace has brought us into a saving relationship with Jesus as our Lord and Savior. As believers, we recognize that Jesus' sacrifice on the … Continue reading Daily Wisdom (Apr 2)
https://youtu.be/klEna-yP54o Cassandra Star & her big sister Callahan sing this beautiful & meaningful Easter version of Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah. These Easter lyrics were written by Kelley Mooney, the piano track was arranged by Jeff Buckley of Karaoke Studios & the recording by Maverick Judson of MJ Interactive. source : Mrs P Hallelujah (Verse)A crown of … Continue reading An Easter Hallelujah by Cassandra Star and her sister Callahan
This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.John 15:12 NKJV If love was a sentiment that depended on someone else's actions and reactions, or an emotion over which you had no control, Jesus wouldn't have said, "This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved … Continue reading You’re commanded to love