A parable is a story that illustrates a spiritual point -- like selling phone book ads and making disciples.
06/22/2017 by Steve Ridgell
Phil Ware shares insight on the beginning of Mark's gospel and how salvation is preceded by service, serving comes before saving, and the gospel always begins with a servant.
06/20/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware reminds us that the cross was personal to Jesus and to us and because of it, we come to God as our 'Abba Father.'
06/17/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware reminds us of the four ways we often view people that are very crass and treats them as less than human, then he compares that to how Jesus views people.
06/13/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware completes his four-part series called 'Ancient Wisdom, Modern Grace.' He reminds us of our need to be a risk-taking group of Jesus followers
06/06/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series on 'Ancient Wisdom, Today's Grace' and challenges us to follow Paul's example of using our songs to call us back to Jesus.
05/23/2017 by Phil Ware
James Nored and Phil Ware remind us that violence is not God's plan, but humanity's corrupt and wicked propensity to injure and mar those created in the image of God.
05/04/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series of Communion devotionals called 'Beyond Bread and Wine' with a reminder that our often taken for granted hands can lead us to a profound grace!
04/29/2017 by Phil Ware
Max Lucado reminds us that mercy may be hard, but it is often the only solution and that solution can only be offered by the one offended.
04/27/2017 by Max Lucado
This is a harmonization of the accounts from the Gospels, Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, of the resurrection appearances of Jesus on the first day of his resurrection.
04/16/2017 by The Life & Teachings of Jesus of Nazareth
Max Lucado shares insights from the Bible about what happens to us when we die and what Jesus' resurrection means to our hope.
04/15/2017 by Max Lucado
James Nored and Phil Ware remind us of God's grace: both his common grace and his sacrificial grace meant to save us from our sinful failures and save us to share his gracious purposes with the world.
04/06/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his "I Doubt It" series focused today on Jesus' promise to Mary that those who believe in him will never die.
04/04/2017 by Phil Ware
James Nored and Phil Ware continue their messages on God's plan of redemption and how God longs to restore us to himself.
03/30/2017 by James Nored & Phil Ware
Phil Ware continues his series called "I Doubt It" and this week focuses on Jesus coming to his closest followers through the storm when they were exhausted, afraid, and uncertain.
03/28/2017 by Phil Ware
Max Lucado simply reminds us to obey Jesus when he asks something of us.
03/25/2017 by Max Lucado
Max Lucado reminds us that Jesus appeared to Mary and what this exchange means to all of us.
03/16/2017 by Max Lucado
There are two very surprising things in the story of the Philippian jailer. And two other things that seem to be expected to happen.
03/02/2017 by Steve Ridgell
Phil Ware continues his series on 'I Doubt It' by talking about Jesus' encounter with Nicodemus and his need to be born of God, from above, born again.
02/21/2017 by Phil Ware
Phil Ware reminds us that it is not the storm or our "little faith" that is the problem: it's losing sight of Jesus!
02/14/2017 by Phil Ware
Max Lucado reminds us that Jesus longs for us to draw near to him in our times of troubles, problems, challenges, pain, and trials.
02/12/2017 by Max Lucado
Phil Ware talks about longing for home and the food of home and challenges us to see Communion as our taste of home while we are away.
02/04/2017 by Phil Ware
Max Lucado reminds us that Satan will try to tempt us to be important and to show out rather than to serve, just like he did with Jesus.
01/14/2017 by Max Lucado
Max Lucado reminds us that while the Beatitudes are demanding, they are also life-giving and a privilege to live as an answer to God's call in our lives.
01/05/2017 by Max Lucado
Phil Ware challenges us to look beyond the New Year's resolutions on to a life pursuing Jesus.
01/03/2017 by Phil Ware