The Heart of Worship Christ can work wherever he chooses. In any denomination, any church style. The style is not what matters. It's whether the style has become the idol or focal point of that church. The "right" way to do things. It's the question of who - or what - is at the center … Continue reading Why Jesus Hates Religion: Part 5 – Religion Doesn’t Really Need God
The Twelve Disciples; Instructions for Service Jesus summoned His twelve disciples and gave them authority over unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal every kind of disease and every kind of sickness. Now the names of the twelve apostles are these: The first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; and James the son of Zebedee, … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #10 – Matthew Chapter 10
The Sermon on the Mount; The Beatitudes When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and after He sat down, His disciples came to Him. He opened His mouth and began to teach them, saying, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. “Blessed are the gentle, … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #5 – Matthew Chapter 5
Happened upon this hymn today, and thought I'd share. Behold, a Stranger at the door! He gently knocks, has knocked before, Has waited long, is waiting still: You treat no other friend so ill. O lovely attitude! He stands With melting heart and laden hands; O matchless kindness! and He shows This matchless kindness to … Continue reading Stranger at the Door
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