Have you ever wondered why Jesus cursed the fig tree? (Matthew 21:17-22 and Mark 11:12-24) My daughter-in-law once asked me why Jesus cursed the fig tree. I think many people wonder that; maybe you are one of them. This Bible study will examine two reasons why Jesus cursed the ...

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If You are Ashamed of Jesus, Then Jesus is Ashamed of You! Luke 9:26 reveals that Jesus said, “whosoever shall be ashamed of Me and of My words, of him shall the Son of man be ashamed.” Mark 8:38 and Luke 9:26 both record Jesus saying that He would ...

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Why did Jesus Wait? This post is a Bible study of John 11:1-44 exploring the question of “Why did Jesus wait 2-days before going to resurrect Lazarus?” It reviews the narrative in John 11 and discusses Christ’s interactions with His disciples, Martha and Mary. This study also explains what ...

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Does what you delight in Please God? Dreaming of Death and Delight I recently had a dream where I was surrounded by water. Suddenly a tidal wave crashed over me, plunging me deep into a watery abyss, cut off from the breath of life.  In my dream, I knew ...

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At Christmas time, Christians celebrate the coming of Jesus Christ, the Son of God, into the world as a man through the virgin birth.  We remember the two advent stories in Luke 2:1-20 and Matthew 1:18–2:12.  We reflect on the humble birth of our Savior by the virgin Mary, His being laid ...

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“My God, My God, why hast Thou forsaken Me?” These words, spoken by Jesus about the ninth hour as He hung on the cross, are recorded in Matthew 27:46 and Mark 15:34. This post will explore why God the Father would forsake His Son, Jesus as He suffered on ...

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The Stranger Among Us Have you ever met Jesus in your everyday life without knowing it? Could one of the strangers you interacted with have actually been the Son of God in the flesh?  What did you say?  How did you treat Him? Jesus said that the way we ...

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