Luke 12:12-34 – The Father’s Good Pleasure

Luke 12:12-34 – The Father’s Good Pleasure

12:22-40 Christ largely insisted upon this caution not to give way to disquieting, perplexing cares, Mt 6:25-34. The arguments here used are for our encouragement to cast our care upon God, which is the right way to get ease. As in our stature, so in our state, it is our wisdom to take it as…

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John 1:1-2:2 – The Lord Is Faithful and Just

Ask a non–Christian–even ask some Christians–what the point of Christian faith is. For many, it is “Jesus came so that I’ll live forever.” In the Gospels, however, Jesus never promises that he will be crucified and his disciples will be the risen ones. Such self–centeredness renders us deaf to a keynote in all of this…

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Psalm 34 – Taste and See That The Lord Is Good

On the night before his crucifixion, Jesus shared a meal with his disciples. Since this was the last in a series of meals he shared with them during his ministry, it’s known as the last supper. The disciples were discouraged when Christ said he would not eat with them again until the kingdom comes (Luke…

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