Monthly Archives: February 2015

THE EXPECTED…IN HUMILITY

The Good News! Jesus, the Christ comes into Jerusalem, destined to suffer greatly for all of us. He, remarkably, shows that he was not afraid of the power and malice of his enemies. This, in fact, would encourage his disciples … Continue reading

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BLIND, KNOWING, RESTORED!

The Good News Jesus is resolute on his walk to Jerusalem where His earth mission will be executed. He and his followers stop off on the way to spend some time in Jerico. As they are leaving… Mark 10, The … Continue reading

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KING OF THE HILL!

The Good News Have you ever played “King of the Hill”? As children we would clamor to the top of a hill, pushing and shoving everyone in our path out of the way. The first kid to make their way … Continue reading

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JESUS LEADS THEM…TO DANGER AND DESPAIR…WITH HOPE!

The Good News Mark 10, The Message 32-34 Back on the road, they set out for Jerusalem. Jesus had a head start on them, and they were following, puzzled and not just a little afraid. He took the Twelve and … Continue reading

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GIVE UP THE CHECK LIST!

The Good News! How many of you, like me, seem to operate on daily check lists? If we don’t, we feel we will not get anything accomplished. Our work demands checklists and back up checklists it seems. We are asked … Continue reading

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THE SIMPLICITY OF FAITH

The Good News! I have a confession to make. Whoa, I bet that has your attention! Have you ever played the game “Would You Rather…”? It is an ice breaker game I have used many times in youth ministry situations … Continue reading

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LOVE GOES DEEPER THAN THE PAPERWORK!

The Good News! My pastor husband came home one day after a premarital counseling session with a young couple and shared his disappointment in what occurred. In the middle of the discussion, the husband-to-be spoke up and declared, “Well, this … Continue reading

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