Happy Monday! Today we will beginning our reading in Matthew chapter 24. The scriptures pick up shortly after Jesus publicly shares the fate of the religious leaders and Pharisees. Now we start with Jesus leaving the temple to return Bethany via the Mount of Olives. Enjoy today's reading and your day. "Jesus was leaving the … Continue reading Two Questions
Happy Friday! Today we are finishing Matthew 23. Enjoy today's reading and your weekend. "34 “Therefore, I am sending you prophets and wise men and teachers of religious law. But you will kill some by crucifixion, and you will flog others with whips in your synagogues, chasing them from city to city. 35 As a result, you will … Continue reading He Lamented Over Them
Good morning! Have you ever had a conversation with someone and you begin to tell them a story or scenario about a situation, when really you are talking about them? Did you hope to gain something out of it? Were you hoping the light bulb would turn on and they would change without you calling … Continue reading Nice On The Outside. Horrible On The Inside.
Good morning! Have you ever asked someone to give you their opinion and to be honest with you? Sometimes the truth hurts, but it gives us an opportunity to change or address somethings. Today, we continue with Matthew 23. Jesus continues to correct the Pharisees in these verses. He is laying out all the things … Continue reading Start With Us
Good morning! We are continuing in Matthew 23. The Lord is speaking to the religious leaders and pointing out their many flaws. Join me as we continue. Enjoy your day. "15 “What sorrow awaits you teachers of religious law and you Pharisees. Hypocrites! For you cross land and sea to make one convert, and then you … Continue reading He Called Them Hypocrites
Happy Monday! Last week we began Matthew 23, where Jesus criticizes the religious leaders. This criticism is followed by a day of questioning and attempts to trap Jesus (see Matthew 22). Today, we will continue to read on Jesus' response. Enjoy today's reading and your day. Be safe. "8 “Don’t let anyone call you ‘Rabbi,’ for … Continue reading The Criticism Continues
Happy Friday! Have you ever been around an individual who said one thing and did the other? Have you heard the phrase do what I say and not as I do? Well today we will read on Jesus' use of some of those words. Enjoy today's reading and your weekend. Remember, the Lord will never … Continue reading They Said One Thing and Did the Other