fair weather Christianity

Forms of False Christianity: Part 6 – Fair Weather Christianity

"Trying on" Jesus. If He makes your life "better" (i.e. more comfortable), then you'll keep Him. Once the going gets rough, you try something else. And the one on whom seed was sown among the thorns, this is the man who hears the word, and the worry of the world and the deceitfulness of wealth choke the word, … Continue reading Forms of False Christianity: Part 6 – Fair Weather Christianity

sword and blood - John chapter 18 - read through the Bible - Jesus Christ - trial

Read Through the Bible – Day #86 – John Chapter 18

    Judas Betrays Jesus When Jesus had spoken these words, He went forth with His disciples over the ravine of the Kidron, where there was a garden, in which He entered with His disciples. Now Judas also, who was betraying Him, knew the place, for Jesus had often met there with His disciples. Judas then, having received the Roman cohort and officers from the chief priests and … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #86 – John Chapter 18

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Bottle of Tears

My body and soul wither in pain As they bear the weight of worldwide shame. Greed, murder, abuse, and lies Permeate the world beneath the skies. Screams of fright, ghostly whispers Travel through my mental rivers My heart with indignation quivers While my soul in chilling heartache shivers. Innocent lives, destroyed every day - Silent … Continue reading Bottle of Tears

cross - crucifixion - death of Jesus Christ - sacrifice - atonement - Luke chapter 23 - read through the Bible

Read Through the Bible – Day #67 – Luke Chapter 23

Jesus before Pilate Then the whole body of them got up and brought Him before Pilate. And they began to accuse Him, saying, “We found this man misleading our nation and forbidding to pay taxes to Caesar, and saying that He Himself is Christ, a King.” So Pilate asked Him, saying, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And He answered … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #67 – Luke Chapter 23

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Read Through the Bible – Day #66 – Luke Chapter 22

Preparing the Passover Now the Feast of Unleavened Bread, which is called the Passover, was approaching. The chief priests and the scribes were seeking how they might put Him to death; for they were afraid of the people. And Satan entered into Judas who was called Iscariot, belonging to the number of the twelve. And he went away and discussed with … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #66 – Luke Chapter 22