Category = ‘bible’
It sounds so obvious, but somehow it is so easy to forget that we are only human and he is God.
This was the pattern of Jesus’ ministry and I believe it should be the pattern of what we do, too: making, growing, sending disciples of Jesus.
These people, this church - they are not mine, they are God’s.
Is it fair that Pharaoh is punished, if it is God who is making him stubborn?
‘We now learn who God is from singing praise songs rather than the teachings of the Word’
Jesus says, ‘My job is the feeding; your job is the bringing.’
Jesus has warned us in advance, so we know what is to come, to keep our faith firm in the only one who can carry us safely to the end.
Do we know how to listen well? Do we know how to listen to God, and to those around us?
When Jesus says, ‘Give back to Caesar what is Caesar and to God what is God’s,’ is there anything more going on than a clever answer?
The first song the people Israel sang in the Temple was: ‘God is good; his love endures for ever.’