Facing What You Fear

Facing What You Fear

Had you sat next to Jesus in Gethsemane, knowing what he would face the next day, you probably would have concluded he wasn’t up to the task. If just the thought of crucifixion affected him so dramatically, what would the actual event itself do to him?

What Would You Do With This Woman?

What Would You Do With This Woman?

Even though most women have been hurt by men at some time in their lives, efforts are made in our culture to protect the rights of women. Such wasn’t the case in ancient Israel. At the time of Jesus, women suffered under cultural, legal, and religious oppression. Indeed, men actually created laws that hurt women.

The Question You Must Always Ask

The Question You Must Always Ask

How many times have you felt a nudge to speak, but remained silent? How many times have you seen an opportunity, but let it go? How many times have you sensed something deep within, but refused to respond? How many times have you wanted to do something, but failed to act?

Jesus and Women

Jesus and Women

Most women have been hurt by a man. According to an Internet survey of almost 250 women across the United States, 60% said they had been hurt by their dad and 83% said they had been hurt by a man other than their dad. The knife dug deep into many women leaving wounds time hasn’t […]

The One Word Jesus Said Ten Times

The One Word Jesus Said Ten Times

The outdoor survivalist talking on television sported a stubby beard, worn jeans, a faded camo-shirt, and dirty hiking boots. Holding a small magnifying glass he had swiveled out of a vinyl case, and speaking out the side of his mouth he said, “If you ever need to start a fire, this is an essential tool.”