What did Jesus say about what we should not do? Read the below posts to find out!
Jesus said that there are people who hear the Gospel, ”…but as they go on their way they are choked by life’s worries, riches and pleasures, and they do not mature” (Luke 8:14). When you read this, what is your response? Are you convicted that there are areas in […]
In the Parable of the Sower, Jesus described a group of people who are quick to respond to Him, but are just as quick to ”fall away” when trouble or persecution comes along. I have heard the term fall away used before in various ways, depending on who was […]
Jesus said it only once: “Stop grumbling among yourselves.” It may surprise you that, when “grumble” or “grumbling” is used in the gospels, it is NOT used to refer to people complaining about the weather, other people, circumstances, etc. Rather, in the gospels these words are always used in […]
Jesus said beware of religious observances and traditions that have no basis in God’s commands. This is a good time to review your church’s teachings and traditions, to make sure they are rooted in the Bible, not the traditions of man.
Matthew 15:3-9 (OT), Mark 7:6-13 (OT), Luke 5:36-39 […]
“Does this offend you?” (John 6:61). For those easily offended, listening to what Jesus said can be painful. When Jesus started his ministry, some of his first followers became offended at what Jesus said and stopped following Him. As we listen to Jesus’ words and take in what He […]
Jesus said that arrogance is an evil. Strong words from Jesus. Though only mentioned once by Jesus, arrogance is included in a laundry list of “evils” that Jesus said make a man ‘unclean’.
The Inside Determines the Outside
In Mark 7:20-23, Jesus said, “What comes out of a man […]