Walk with Jesus closely

“Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him,”   – Colossians‬ ‭2:6‬ ‭ESV‬ It isn’t enough to just receive Christ – true Christians will  walk in Christ.  What does this mean? A disciple of Jesus will stay close to his teaching  A disciple of Jesus will allow that teaching to permeate theirContinue reading “Walk with Jesus closely”

God is big enough…

Have you ever faced a circumstance of life that has proven to be rather difficult? Life is like that sometimes: Sometimes we find ourselves in a ‘circumstance’. Sometimes things just don’t work out. The natural thing to do in such times is to attack or retreat: We lash out at those who are hurting us. WeContinue reading “God is big enough…”

The devil will come a-knocking

During that time the devil came and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become loaves of bread.” But Jesus told him, “No! The Scriptures say, ‘People do not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’ ” – Matthew 4:3-4Continue reading “The devil will come a-knocking”

Seeing Jesus leads to worship

They entered the house and saw the child with his mother, Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasure chests and gave him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh – Matthew 2:11 (NLT) Having followed the star to the house where Jesus resides the wise men see him for theContinue reading “Seeing Jesus leads to worship”

Your Worship might trouble some people

“Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star as it rose, and we have come to worship him.” King Herod was deeply disturbed when he heard this, as was everyone in Jerusalem. – Matthew 2:1-2 The wise men came to worship Jesus. Even before they had met or seen him theyContinue reading “Your Worship might trouble some people”