Tag Archives: inspiration

How do you want to be remembered?


  “So if you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.  Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth, for you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ.  When Christ who is […]
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Authority.


    I mentioned last week that we are near the end of Christ’s life in the book of Matthew.  He had made his triumphal return to the city of Jerusalem for the last time.  He had been hailed as a king, “Hosanna, Hosanna, in the highest!” His relationship with the high priests, those that […]
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The kingdom of heaven……


This week the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner, an owner of an estate, head of a household, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard.  Before I continue, in Christ’s parables we are invited into the story to find ourselves a part of it.  With the hope that […]
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Forgiveness….


The parable of the unforgiving servant.  This parable is pretty straight forward and applicable to today’s world.  Like the servant in today’s scripture we are to forgive as we have been forgiven.  All day, every day. Forgiveness, the amazing power that forgiveness possesses, it frees both the offender and the offended.  It breaks the shackles […]
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Who do people say that I am?


“Who do people say that I am?” asked Christ.  Who do you say that I am?  A sharp, pointed question that might leave some struggling to answer.  Have we, have you, have I, thought about the answer to that question? After yet another exchange with the leaders of the church, Christ has some quiet time […]
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