Tag: legalism

  • You Have Heard #8 (How we often live out Hebrews 4:13)

    This is the 8th passage in “You Have Heard,” where we facetiously edit a Scripture to make it read like we often tend to live it out in our lives. Here, we remix what Hebrews 4:13 says about our works and self-righteousness before GOD’s judgment: 13 Nothing in all creation is hidden from God’s sight.…

  • Easter and the Observing of Days (reminders for those who observe holidays and those who don’t)

    This week, I’m going to take a bit of a detour from the railroad we’ve been traveling with some posts focused upon Jesus’ death and His memorial which we call the Lord’s Supper (or the Eucharist for some). As I prepare to publish this post, it’s Easter week. Easter means it’s spring time. The temperature…

  • November 11 – The Final Week, Tuesday Morning

    Reading Matt. 21:20-22; Mark 11:20-33 Matt. 21:28-32 Mark 12:1-9; Luke 20:9-16 Matt. 21:42-46 Matt. 22:1-22; Luke 20:20-26 Matt. 22:23-33 Mark 12:28-34 Matt. 22:41-46; Mark 12:35-37 Matt. 23:1-39 Mark 12:41-44 Devotional On Tuesday of the week before Jesus’ crucifixion, Jesus and the apostles journeyed from Bethany to Jerusalem. They passed the fig tree Jesus had cursed…

  • October 25 – Jesus Heals, Opposition Grows

    Reading Mark 2:13-14 Matt. 9:10-13; Luke 5:29-32 Luke 5:33-39 John 5:1-3, 5-47 Matt. 12:1-8; Mark 2:23-28 Matt. 12:9-14; Mark 3:1-6; Luke 6:6-11 Matt. 12:15-21; Mark 3:7-12 Luke 6:12-19 Devotional One day while walking along the Sea of Galilee and teaching a crowd, Jesus called Matthew, who was a tax collector, to come follow Him, and…

  • The World’s Greatest Story (GOD’s Grace)

    If someone asked you what is the world’s greatest story, what would you say? For me, this is an easy question. It’s the story of GOD’s grace. And it goes something like this…