Preparing our Hearts for Worship

Preparing our Hearts for Worship

Only One Thing: The Samaritan, Martha & Mary. This Sunday, we’ll be looking at two stories from Luke 10: the parable of the Good Samaritan, and the story of Martha and Mary. Both stories push us to consider what really matters when it comes to faithfulness....
Do Not Be Afraid

Do Not Be Afraid

Last week, we found Jesus preaching in his hometown synagogue in Nazareth. I don’t know if you’d call it a success or not. On the one hand, it seemed like everyone got his point; on the other hand, they responded by trying to throw him off a cliff. They wanted him to...
Preparing our Hearts: Discipleship Edition

Preparing our Hearts: Discipleship Edition

Hi Friends, It’s been awhile since I’ve gotten one of these out for you, and I’m sorry about that. As always, let me know what you find helpful and I’ll tailor future versions to offer more of what you’d like to see. First off: fans of The Bible Project videos on...
Waiting and Witnessing

Waiting and Witnessing

He said to them: “It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the...
Fig Tree Lessons

Fig Tree Lessons

Now learn this lesson from the fig tree: As soon as its twigs get tender and its leaves come out, you know that summer is near. Even so, when you see these things happening, you know that it is near, right at the door. -from Mark 13 I have a confession to make,...