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Judas’ offence

This post was originally presented as a sermon at The Commons and published on their blog.

The gospels are not shy in their portrayal of the way the disciple’s struggle to understand Christ’s potentially life-changing lessons. 1,183 more words


Abandon Ship

Matthew 14:21-33

The passage is a familiar story.  One most kids in Sunday school can tell.  It’s a simple story about Peter, and what happens when we take our eyes off Jesus.   880 more words


Peter Denies Jesus Twice More

Now Simon Peter stood and warmed himself. Therefore they said to him, “You are not also one of His disciples, are you?”

He denied it and said, “I am not!”

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Jesus Christ

Repent and Be Baptized

Look what happened next:

When the people heard this, they were cut to the heart and said to Peter and the other apostles, “Brothers, what shall we do?” (2:37) Where are the scoffers now? 225 more words

Riding the Waves

Read Matthew 14.22-36

We all know about fear. All of us have been afraid at some point in our lives. Some have been taught to hide their fear, to deny it. 696 more words


Building Christ's Victorious Church - Part 1

And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. 1,180 more words

You are a shepherd

“Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care,
serving as overseers–not because you must,
 but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; … 262 more words