“Straighten up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.” – A Meditation on Luke 21:28

“Now, when these things begin to take place, straighten up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.” Christians see things differently from the rest of the world.  We are [...]

“Give us some of your oil, for our lamps are going out.” – A meditation on Matthew 25:8

To folks who were raised to be kind and share, the story of the wise and foolish virgins might seem a little cruel or harsh.  5 virgins were wise and had oil, 5 were foolish and didn’t have [...]

Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?

The question Peter asks Jesus seems quite reasonable. Really, it is, at least from a simple, worldly perspective. How many times do I forgive someone before it's better to just cut them off out [...]