The book of Philemon is the shortest letter written by Paul. It is a personal letter that Paul wrote to his friend, Philemon. The letter was written to reconcile the broken relationship between Philemon and Onesimus and it serves as a handbook on reconciliation. The reality is that if we want deep, lasting, and meaningful … Continue reading Hard Work of Reconciliation
Jesus didn't command us to "go and do discipleship" nor did He say "go and do evangelism". Jesus commanded us to go and "make disciples" and disciple-making is where the very heart of evangelism and discipleship meet.
Jesus tells us to pray for people far from God...then equips us to be the answer to our prayers.
The only way to follow Jesus is to die to yourself everyday.I wish there was an easier way. Instead of giving up the life I have...wouldn't it be nice to simply add Jesus to my existing life? But Jesus doesn't give that as an option. Following Jesus requires a cross. Jesus says the only way to … Continue reading Discipleship Requires A Cross
The greatest question any of us will ever be asked is "Who is Jesus?" It's a question that has to be settled by every individual: male or female, young or old, rich or poor. It's a question you cannot avoid or put off because it holds eternity in its hand. It's the question Jesus asked … Continue reading The Greatest Question