• The End of the World

    “For then must He often have suffered since the foundation of the world: but now once in the end of the world hath he appeared to put away sin by the sacrifice of himself. … And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment:  So Christ...

  • Be Wise, Be Ready, Be Faithful

    Jesus was no hometown hero. In Nazareth, the people took offense at His words and His works. Their familiarity with Him and His family hardened their hearts to the message He came to deliver. His upbringing, apparently, was rather ordinary – save for the scandal that revolved around Mary’s premarital...

  • The Blameless Heart, Walk and Way

    David was persuaded that God's delight was not in him always "getting it right" but rather in his fearing Him and delighting in His Mercy. He thus kept himself free from his guilt and shame and knew that God saw him "blameless"!

  • A Woman and Her Bucket

    High noon, it was, and such a strange hour to come to the village well. This woman tried to sneak around right there in the bright, hot sun. She plotted to drop her pail, get her water, and be gone before anyone could notice her. Her ways were well known...

  • The House of Grace

    “Wisdom has built her house, She has hewn out her seven pillars; She has slaughtered her meat, She has mixed her wine, She has also furnished her table. She has sent out her maidens, She cries out from the highest places of the city, “Whoever is simple, let him turn...