I find the nature of sacred space in the ancient world fascinating. In his classic work Ancient Israel: Its Life and Institutions, the exceptional...
Rather than pursuing the purpose for which he was created, Satan tried to divert Jesus to pursue pleasure for its own sake—and he does the same with us.
In times of uncertainty and doubt, where do we focus our gaze? Do we look to God?
The villagers received salvation because this woman had the courage to preach.
Preparing for the return of Christ involves sharing the gospel and helping those in need.
We must recognize that nothing we have is our own. It belongs to God and should be used in accordance with God’s will.
Sometimes faith takes a long time to prove true. This is often the case with many faith examples in the Bible.
Early church Christians followed the teachings of Jesus. Their living, giving, serving, and loving resulted in the spread of the gospel across the ancient world.
Secure in our knowledge of the coming Kingdom, we can live as light in the darkness of today.
Our commitment to God should play out in everyday life, even when it is difficult. Mary shows us it's possible.