Demonstrating Grace By Works "strengthening the disciples by encouraging them to continue in the faith and by telling them, "It is necessary to go through many hardships to enter the kingdom of God."…

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The Tension With Getting To Heaven But those who are regarded as worthy to share in that age and in the resurrection from the dead neither marry nor are given in marriage.” Luke 20:35 NET…


Now Is Not The Time To Preach Justice

Lamentations 3.64-66 asks, pay them back what they deserve, Lord, for what their hands have done. Put a veil over their hearts, and may Your curse be on them! Pursue them in anger and destroy them from under the heavens of the Lord.


Jeremiah watched his city and his nation become destroyed by the enemies of his people. His prayer to God was for God to bring justice against those enemies. We too have many today crying for justice. This often means punishing those who are deemed evil and making reparations to those who are claiming to have been wronged. (more…)


Working our way to heaven

Matthew 25.40 reminds us that as you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine you did it for Me. The parable of the sheep and the…