Gospel of John: Adulterous Woman Reprise

The scribes and Pharisees condoned and rationalized their own sin while at the same time were eager to see sin punished in other people’s lives, even to the death, rather than to see them forgiven and restored.

Who might you and I want to see punished, instead of repent? How willing are we to let that go and pray for Jesus to restore them instead? Continue reading Gospel of John: Adulterous Woman Reprise

Acts Wednesday: Chapter 15, Solutions

Anytime you or I try to relate to God through performance, we have forgotten the Gospel. But you and I are to do everything out of love, out of compassion, out of a humble desire to sacrifice our own comforts in order to build each other up. If you and I believe in Jesus Christ and love the brethren, we will try not do things that offend. Continue reading Acts Wednesday: Chapter 15, Solutions