Holy Disruption

November 29, 2011 “Jesus went straight to the Temple and threw out everyone who had set up shop, buying and selling. He kicked over the the tables of loan sharks and the stalls of dove merchants. He quoted this text: “My house was designated a house of prayer; You have made it a hangout for … Continue reading Holy Disruption

Successful living …?

October 28, 2011 “The Message that points to Christ on the Cross seems like sheer silliness to those hellbent on destruction, but for those on the way of salvation it makes perfect sense. This is the way God works, and most powerfully as it turns out. It is written, “I’ll turn conventional wisdom on its … Continue reading Successful living …?

The Gift …

“When he was still a long way off, his father saw him. His heart pounding, he ran out, embraced him, and kissed him. The son started his speech: ‘Father, I’ve sinned against God, I’ve sinned before you; I don’t deserve to be called your son ever again.’”. Luke 15:20-21 The Message Only God really knows … Continue reading The Gift …

Making room …

October 3, 2011 “Let the Word of Christ — the Message — have the run of the house. Give it plenty of room in your lives…. ” Colossians 3:16 The Message Not many people .. men or women .. read the Bible anymore. A lot of people own Bibles and even underline favorite passages or … Continue reading Making room …

Found …

September 5, 2011 “.. For the Son of Man came to find and restore the lost.” Luke 19:10 The Message He couldn’t be any more intentional about His mission. You were it! Except .. you didn’t know it at first and even when you realized it .. you resisted it .. at first. The mirror … Continue reading Found …