Jesus gently confronts the socially isolated woman at the well and challenges her to look beyond herself to the living satisfying, saving, Jesus as her truth.
The National Restaurant Association reports that Mother’s Day is the biggest day of the year for restaurants. Mother’s Day is the Super Bowl for florists. Why do we need to celebrate moms? Partly because being a mom is hard work. Partly because moms gave birth to us and without them we wouldn’t be here. And partly because moms have a tendency to be hard on themselves.
God chooses to place his treasure in jars of clay so the glory will clearly be his.
This message will help you locate yourself in the account of the 10 lepers and hear it in a fresh way, building one’s commitment to prayer and trust.
Were you ever admonished “Don’t be a sheep?” When Jesus identified himself as Shepherd he described an occupation familiar to his hearers, challenging their relationship, and ours, with him.
Who does God bless and why? How can a person “position themselves” to receive God’s blessing?