Tag Archives: Yeshua

Please Take Jesus Personally

How many times have you been told, “now, don’t take this personally, but…”? Well, I want you to take this personally: Jesus is THE ONLY WAY to God. The postmodern ear may bristle at that, but that doesn’t make it … Continue reading

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Do & Teach; The Holy Knot

My mom is a retired educator. My wife is an educator in a family of educators. So, I know firsthand the real life of teachers: the extra hours, the out of pocket expense, and the grading papers late at night. They … Continue reading

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Are You Getting Jesus or the CliffsNotes?

Remember CliffsNotes? I’m not sure if they still even have them now or not. Kids probably just use Google. But anyways for those too young (or for those who actually DID do their homework), CliffsNotes were the abbreviated version of literature … Continue reading

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Like a Dog Licking Its Master’s Hand

Jesus commanded us to: Worship the Lord your God, & serve Him only. – Matt. 4:10 In 60 of the 91 occurrences of “worship” in the NT, it is the Greek word proskuneo. It means “to kiss, like a dog licking … Continue reading

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Dirt Cannot Remove Dirt

Have you ever gone to the laundry mat? You are able to get your own clothes clean with your own detergent. With Jesus, you don’t bring your own detergent. He cleans you. We are not redeemed by our own efforts, but by the … Continue reading

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Your Sins Have Been FIRED!

Let’s say someone comes up to you, removes your coat, and sends it away. Would you say you still had your coat? No. It was removed. It was sent away. Literally, the coat is no longer here. Jesus takes our … Continue reading

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Villain Worship: A Dangerous Culture Shift For Our Children

David Koresh led a cult in Waco, Texas wherein more than 70 men, women, & children died in 1993. Taylor Kitsch will be portraying him in a new 6-part miniseries. Ted Bundy was a serial killer, rapist, & necrophiliac who murdered … Continue reading

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We Are Torches Ablaze For God

One of the most commonly shared experiences has got to be lighting candles on a birthday cake. You know how it goes: you take one candle & light it. Then you light the other candles with it until they are all lit. … Continue reading

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Like Kids Playing in the Street

The road in front of our house was nothing but ice, so of course Charlotte wanted to go ice skating on it. We were crossing the street & she stopped to play around. I let her do that for a … Continue reading

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Church Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Means

Church doesn’t mean what we think it means. If I asked you to describe church, I am 99.9% positive that you would describe a building where Christians worship, right? Well, that’s not what the original word meant. The first time … Continue reading

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