Only the gospel writer Matthew records Jesus telling the story of the wedding feast. Jesus Tells a Story. In the gospels, Jesus tells lots of stories, or parables, which reveal deep truths about God, about salvation, and about living as a follower of Jesus. Most of those stories appear in either the Gospel of Luke […]
The focus of the passage is on the one leper of the ten who returns to Jesus after his healing, and this leper’s particular response to Jesus. More than being physically healed by Jesus, it appears, here is a person who was spiritually saved by Jesus.
Guest Speaker: Jim George
Jesus transforms death into a doorway for his followers, promising them that whoever believes in him doesn’t ever really die. The believer in Jesus has been made alive by Jesus in such a way that he never will die.
Did Mary expect Jesus to do a miracle? I kind of doubt it, but she did expect that Jesus could deal with the problem at hand, and in this way we might say Mary is transitioning in her role as a mother to Jesus, to a believer in Jesus, someone you take all your needs […]