EXPLORING THE BIBLE
The beautiful story of the birth and survival of Moses reminds us of what God can do when people have the courage to stand on the rock of their faith.
Sometimes it is very hard to “take heart” when life is tough. We feel very alone and sometimes don’t even recognize the Christ when he comes towards us.
There is a sense in which the human Jesus longs for the crowds to go away – to take their needs, their expectations and leave him in peace.
The kingdom of heaven is like…
Relax. God intends us to live and grow – and to shine – in this mixed-up world.
Today’s parable is almost too familiar… and it comes with an explanation too. There’s no excuse, really, for not hearing, understanding, and applying the word in a way that is fruitful. Or is there? Could the image of the hard path apply to us, if we don’t let Jesus’...