Monthly Archives: February 2021

Clean Hands and Dirty Hearts

How many times does a child hear, “Wash your hands”? And in our virus sensitive society, it’s not only the children who hear that. In Matthew 15:1–20 Jesus was criticized for a failure to wash hands, but not for hygienic … Continue reading

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Fear and Faith

As you read of the miracle in Matthew 14:22–36, Jesus walking on the water to his disciples, and then Peter trying to join him in that, you may be asking “Why?” Why does Jesus do things this way? What purpose … Continue reading

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No Need to Go Away

Each of the Gospel writers, inspired by the Spirit, tell the account of Jesus feeding the 5,000 in a slightly different way. Matthew 14:13–21 points you to the Savior who welcomes you. He does not make you go away. Look … Continue reading

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