Jun 29, 2015
Jesus now has exactly seven months left.
As you will hear in this PODCAST, Jesus knows it. He understandably recoils from it. But He must now prepare His disciples for it.
Here in Matthew 16, and its parallel passage in Mark 8, we have reached a crucial moment in the life and ministry of Jesus.
Make no mistake...
Jun 22, 2015
The disciples were never at their lowest. Yet our friend, Peter, was never at his finest.
As you will hear in this PODCAST, Peter made a declaration the reverberations of which have echoed down through the two thousand years of church history. This was HUGE.
What Peter said and where he said it are mind-blowing in their...
Jun 15, 2015
You are in for a rare treat! One PODCAST consisting of two precious parables.
While I am away ministering to some pretty special people at Hume Lake Christian Camp, you have the opportunity to listen in on a past podcast that brings with it a present and priceless blessing. Two of them!
Why these two parables don’t...
Jun 8, 2015
We left off last week by considering together this most enigmatic verse (Hebrews 5:8):
“Even though Jesus was God’s Son, He learned obedience from the things He suffered.”
If you are at all uncomfortable with that,...
Jun 1, 2015
Welcome to one of the strangest stories -- many would call this a troubling tale -- in Jesus’ entire life and ministry.
As you are about to hear in this PODCAST, what happens here in Mark 7, and its parallel passage in Matthew 15, seems highly uncharacteristic of Jesus; uncharitable to a...