Looking Toward Pentecost: Jesus’ First Appearances

Hi friends! Purposefully I took you back to Resurrection Day in yesterday's post. I did that for two reasons. First, I have a hard time containing the joy and excitement of Resurrection Day in a single day! I wish we had would carry resurrection excitement with us every Sunday, as that is really what we …

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Tour Rewind: The In Between

That's a weird title, so let me explain. It is difficult to put into words how vividly your Bible comes to life as you gaze upon the very places from where Scripture was written. For example, how vividly we can imagine being "face-to-face" with Golgotha when we stand at the foot of that hill where …

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Part 3 – Understanding the Times: Why Does it Matter?

Lesson 1: Why Does it Matter? Hello study friends! Over the past two days, I have reviewed portions of Lesson 1 of our new study, Understanding the Times. (Review those posts here and here before moving on!) We're on a roll, so let's get to it! The men of Issachar "understood the times" and "knew …

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Here is What Makes Good Friday Good!

Good Friday…the day Christians remember Jesus’ crucifixion.  What’s so “good” about the day our Lord and Savior was beaten, broken, and crucified?  It was a gruesome day, physically.  Recall, that Jesus was betrayed, endured 6 illegal trials, treated ruthlessly, and ultimately crucified. To understand the “good” in Good Friday, we must go all the way back …

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