Revelation E3, “Faithful Together” (Theological Thursday)

You thought about the great apostle John.  You always spent time with him when he lived here.  He had been our leader, our pastor and our shepherd for a time.  You got to know him very well actually.  The man is tough as nails.  He was boiled in oil.  He was tarred and feathered.  He … More Revelation E3, “Faithful Together” (Theological Thursday)

Revelation E1 “Why Us?” 1:1-3 (Theological Thursday)

I have finally had enough.  I am tired.  I am tired of getting frustrated and angry and trying to discern if my anger is righteous like that of Christ turning over the tables in the temple on those who profit monetarily and with notoriety of false teaching, or if it is sinful.  Most of the … More Revelation E1 “Why Us?” 1:1-3 (Theological Thursday)

Hurry Up and Wait!

Acts 1:1-11 (ESV) The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2 until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen. 3 He presented himself alive … More Hurry Up and Wait!

Did God Really Say?

There she stood in the garden.  She was beautiful, intelligent and confident.  There was no need for a crusade for her rights.  There was no need for a protest.  She had no use for greed, she was the richest women to ever walk the earth.  Everything in the garden has been entrusted to her and Adam.  The … More Did God Really Say?

To Be Consumed with a Larger Reality!

In the Year of …… (Luke 3) Chapter three starts by identifying the exact timing of these events.  Those receiving this gospel letter would have recognized Luke’s list of people as important people of the time.  There was a certain Caesar named Tiberius, a governor named Pontius Pilate.  He mentions the religious leaders Annas and … More To Be Consumed with a Larger Reality!