Since the Day of Pentecost the Holy Spirit has been laboring to reveal Jesus to the whole world. The big question is who will recognize him. And among those who recognize him, who will receive him?
Sometimes we can be so spiritually-minded that we forget to be human.
Jesus has not come to show us that he is God. God has come to show us that he is Jesus.
The never healing wounds of Jesus are ever-healing the wounds of we who inflicted them upon him.
On the one hand, Jesus is the God who sits on the throne of Heaven. On the other, he is the man who carries his own cross for the whole world.
the single most important truth in all of history—the only truth with the power to save us: God is Jesus.
Because you are human, you are weak, and because you are weak, you are loved, and because you are loved, you are strong.
When the love of money is the center of gravity we will think a lot less about God. We will shrink in the grip of greed.
The “fear of man” results not in a relationship of love but of slavery. Sooner or later, it proves to be a snare.
Confession breaks the pattern, but it takes renunciation to kill the cycle.