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More like a Pharisee or a tax-collector?

This morning at Blaze Church I preached on the Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector from Luke 18:9-14

To remind yourself of the story, check out this powerful clip. 278 more words


MICRO~DEVO 7/17/2014 "done"

There is so much freedom in realizing that you have nothing to prove to anyone. Likewise, God has nothing to prove to us either. He’s already given us His all. 21 more words


Luke 14:1-24

Luke 14:1-24 is now available.

This week we follow Luke’s account of Jesus at a pharisee’s banquet. He repeats teaching about the value of life and healing over the law, addresses pride, motivation for good deeds, and who will enter the kingdom of Heaven. 16 more words


Commentary on Mark 7

Mark 7:5-7, 20-23

Then the Pharisees and scribes asked Him, “Why do Your disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders, but eat bread with unwashed hands?” 811 more words

Do We have to ASK to Receive? From God?

Mother Teresa’s Brothers and Sisters, (the M.C.s), are Famous for bringing Street Children to their Homes, providing their basic needs, and even helping them settle in life. 589 more words

Social Issues

Conversations with a Pharisee

I always find it a little amusing when people, usually people who are not adherents to any religion (or are rabidly “anti-religious”), say that religious belief is a crutch, a grasping for certainty in an uncertain world. 1,136 more words