The book of Matthew comes to an end in chapter 28, verses 16-20 with Jesus risen from the grave. I … Continue reading Yeah, I Doubt It…..
The story comes to an end with Jesus’ resurrection. As I was reading it today, something hit me I hadn’t … Continue reading The Early Bird Gets the Lightning Angel
Jesus dies. It’s the darkest day in the Bible. The saddest story ever told. It’s the model of every story … Continue reading The Story In Each of Us
Over and over in the Passion story at the end of Matthew, there are these comparisons between two people. Today, … Continue reading Playing with a Pair of Kings
Ever made a decision that you knew was bad, but you did it anyway? And then, when the decision is … Continue reading Abandoned by All. Trusted by a Few.
I’ve got to be honest, I absolutely hate the story at the end of Matthew. I fully recognize that Jesus’ … Continue reading Is the Sting Worse If You Form the Fingers?
Jesus’ story of arrest and desertion is one of the most heart wrenching scenes in the Bible. Jesus has been … Continue reading Abandoned
Outside of Jerusalem there was a public park called Gethsemane (Geth-si-muh-nee). Jesus liked to hang out there and rest there. … Continue reading Sleeping It Off
We read one of the accounts of the last time Jesus sits down and eats with His disciples in Matthew … Continue reading Don’t Point, People Will Stare!
As Matthew 26 opens, we are heading for the end of Jesus’ life. The crucifixion is looming, and the scary … Continue reading I’ve Heard Some Bad Nicknames in My Time, But Geesh……..