The Road is Hard Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the road is easy that leads to destruction, and there are many who take it. For the gate is narrow and the road is hard that leads to life, and there are few who find it. Matthew 7:13-14 This teaching … Continue reading The Road is Hard
The 25th in a series of Podcasts about what Jesus said.
Lipstick on a Pig Do not give what is holy to dogs; and do not throw your pearls before swine, or they will trample them under foot and turn and maul you. Matthew 7:6 When Jesus says, “Do not throw your pearls before swine,” I think of the old proverb, “You can put lipstick on … Continue reading Lipstick on a Pig
In My Father's Arms
June 14, 2018 Do Not Judge Do not judge, so that you may not be judged. Matthew 7:1 When I think of judgment, I remember a scene I witnessed several times growing up. The parents of one of my friends had matching easy chairs in their living room with a small table between them. They … Continue reading Do Not Judge
Humble Worship Beware of practicing your piety before others in order to be seen by them. Matthew 6:1 Whenever you give alms, do not sound a trumpet before you. Matthew 6:2 Whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door. Matthew 6:6 Whenever you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites. Matthew … Continue reading Humble Worship