Sandwiches and Mystery Meat

Sandwiches and Mystery Meat

But Jesus replied, “I have a kind of food you know nothing about.” “Did someone bring him food while we were gone?” the disciples asked each other. John 4:32-33 Have you ever entered a room right after a heated argument has just taken place? Or did you ever walk in on...
Kid Bouncing

Kid Bouncing

“But Jesus called the infants to him and said, “Don’t stop the children from coming to me! Children like these are part of the kingdom of God. I can guarantee this truth: Whoever doesn’t receive the kingdom of God as a little child receives it...
Deep Wells and Dropped Pots

Deep Wells and Dropped Pots

[excerpted from John 4:1-30] So let me set this up for you. Jesus is hanging out with his posse of disciples who have just finished baptizing people in a local river down in south central Israel. Now it’s time to take the tour on up the road as they head back to their...
Living a Missional Life

Living a Missional Life

There’s this guy named Paul. He’s a pretty intense guy from the Bible who lived during the 1st century. At one time he thought he was living a missional life when he threw a bunch of Christians in jail, but he was wrong. That part was really for himself...