A Prayer for His Own

Jesus’ great prayer for His own is what we find in John 17. This was a major moment in a night like no other on earth. The disciples’ Passover time with their Rabbi began ordinarily enough. They ate the supper as these Jewish believers had done since their childhood. They remembered another night like no […]

Kindness Mellows the Austere

Ephesians 2:7  “So that in the coming ages he might show the immeasurable riches of his grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus.” Kindness? “And behold, a woman of the city…” Luke 7:37-50  explains this “kindness.” “And behold, a woman of the city, who was a sinner, when she learned that he was reclining […]

Embrace the Spirit

It was a promise Jesus made to His men. He was going away, and Another would be coming to them. Not just Another, but One like Him; more than like Him, One who was He Himself, Jesus tried to explain. We are talking Trinity here, a divine reality that remains a mystery to our limited […]