The old saying, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” is understood today as nonsensical. We know the power of words and many of us can…
For many of us, the times we’re living in can best be described as uncertain and fearful. Along with that comes a loss of control over circumstances, and a feeling…
For the next two Sundays we are hitting pause on our journey through Jesus’ sermon on the mount as we set our hearts towards Easter, remembering Jesus’ death and celebrating…
When a serious car accident occurs the police and ambulance services are summoned, and when they arrive, they focus on their respective responsibilities. The police investigate the cause while the…
Jesus does not shy away from the ‘delicate’ subjects, rather, he confronts the prevailing attitudes and interpretations of the law head-on.  Take the subject of sex. He yanks it out…
And so we now leave ‘what we know’ and follow Jesus into his core teaching, or REAL LIFE (Sermon on the Mount). At times THE WAY will feel familiar. At…
In reading Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount, one could easily think, “Just do life the way Jesus does and all will go well.” The problem with adopting that mindset is…
One of the fantastic aspects of being a follower of Jesus in the tech age is that we have access to a myriad of ‘Christian resources’ right at our fingertips.…

The Life that God Calls Great

February 27, 2022

Influence. The capacity to have an effect on someone. It’s interesting how easy it is to downplay ourselves. To think that what we say, how we act, and how we…