Monthly Archives: May 2015

May 22, 2015


Matthew 20:32-33 Jesus stopped and called them. “What do you want me to do for you?” he asked. “Lord,” they answered, “we want our sight.” Jesus wants us to be specific in what we are seeking. At the same time, … Continue reading

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May 21, 2015


Matthew 18:35 “This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive your brother from your heart.” We tend to think of “gentle Jesus, meek and mild,” but He said some pretty stern things, and this … Continue reading

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May 20, 2015


Matthew 17:19-20 Then the disciples came to Jesus in private and asked, “Why couldn’t we drive it out?” He replied, “Because you have so little faith. I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard … Continue reading

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May 19, 2015


Matthew 15:24 He answered, “I was sent only to the lost sheep of Israel.” This strikes many people as a remarkably cold response on the part of Jesus, but it hits me this morning as evidence of Jesus’ very sharp … Continue reading

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May 18, 2015


Matthew 12:11-12 He said to them, “If any of you has a sheep and it falls into a pit on the Sabbath, will you not take hold of it and lift it out? How much more valuable is a man … Continue reading

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May 17, 2015


Matthew 9:29 Then he touched their eyes and said, “According to your faith will it be done to you.” Faith can be a tricky thing. The way some preachers teach, some people come away with faith in faith, rather than … Continue reading

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May 16, 2015


Matthew 9:9 As Jesus went on from there, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the tax collector’s booth. “Follow me,” he told him, and Matthew got up and followed him. Matthew tells the story of his own salvation … Continue reading

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