Monthly Archives: March 2018

Grammar and Punctuation Matter

John 20:1-18 I received a couple of novelty t-shirts this past Christmas, which I interpret as my family telling me that it is time for me to loosen up a bit. Usually, I’m a straight up polo kind of guy. … Continue reading

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Be the Donkey

Mark 11:1-11 As they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage and Bethany at the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two of his disciples, 2 saying to them, “Go to the village ahead of you, and just as you enter it, … Continue reading

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A New Covenant

Jeremiah 31:31-34 31 “The days are coming,” declares the Lord, “when I will make a new covenant with the people of Israel and with the people of Judah. 32 It will not be like the covenant I made with their … Continue reading

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Snakes, Crosses, and Other Strange Stories

Numbers 21:4-9 New International Version (NIV) 4 They traveled from Mount Hor along the route to the Red Sea, to go around Edom. But the people grew impatient on the way; 5 they spoke against God and against Moses, and … Continue reading

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Words to Live By

Exodus 20:1-17 New International Version (NIV) 1 And God spoke all these words: 2 “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. 3 “You shall have no other gods before … Continue reading

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