Monthly Archives: November 2020

Thanksgiving in 2020?

You’ve heard the jokes about 2020. But it has been a rough year for very many. Can we really give thanks? Listen to Psalm 75. Thank God that his name is near. Thank God, even in adversity. A good deal … Continue reading

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Watch Your Words!

How often have you said something—and immediately wished there were a rewind button you could push and edit out what you just said? Listen to what Jesus says in Matthew 12:33–37. Your words can condemn you. You have to give … Continue reading

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The Kingdom Has Come upon You

Matthew has described Jesus through the quotation from Isaiah that speaks of his gentleness. He will not break a bruised reed. But he goes on in Matthew 12:22–32 to warn you: don’t confuse gentleness with weakness. Recognize the Spirit’s working … Continue reading

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