Tag Archives: Jesus

DON’T MISS CHRISTMAS

DON’T MISS CHRISTMAS A Meditation on Matthew 2:1-11 I believe most people will actually miss Christmas.  I know this sounds ludicrous in our American culture that is drowning in a sea of Christmas marketing and sales, which begins before Thanksgiving ends, yet I still believe it.  Oh, they’ll have a Christmas tree, maybe put up… Read More »

JESUS THE PROPHET

JESUS THE PROPHET A Meditation on John 8:21-30 Prophet, Priest, and King are the three Old Testament offices which converge in Jesus. The prophetic office of Christ is highlighted in John 8:21-30. Two basic functions are associated with prophets. First, prophets were forth-tellers. The prophets delivered a message from God: “Thus saith the LORD…” This… Read More »

RESPONDING TO TERRORISM

RESPONDING TO TERRORISM A Meditation on Luke 13:1-5 September 11, 2001 is a day that shocked America.  The September 12th, USA Today cover story reported: “It may have been the bloodiest day in U.S. history, when our two biggest office towers were obliterated and the Pentagon, symbol of our military authority, was ripped open like… Read More »