God's power is magnified by the presence of Christ and the Holy Spirit - do we have eyes to recognize it and rejoice in it?
The parable of the great banquet is an invitation to God's glory by God's grace
The Sermon on the Mount concludes with a parable that summarizes the sermon focus but also includes a summons to go further
Pentecost is Holy Spirit's power on the church celebrating God's glory in it by God's grace for it
The thief on the cross reminds us that being alienated isn't an end result when encountering Jesus. Even on the cross we become affirmed as part of God's kingdom.
Meeting the majestic and mysterious God is overwhelming but so also is His compassion
The story of the demoniac meeting Jesus reveals different responses of encounters with Him. Fleeing - Forcing - Following. Which is your response?
Jesus is the hero that is gives steadfast grace even when are conflicted with amazement and anger at who he is
John the Baptist encounters Jesus and his response is an affirmation of Jesus' place and power in John's life