Parable of the Sower, Part 4

Unstable hearers create confusion for gospel proclaimers. Jesus notes that these people receive the word with joy. The positive response encourages those sowing the gospel. A little endurance adds to the encouragement. But at a certain point, these unproductive hearers...
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What About . . .

Did you know that your own personal Santa Claus dwells within your flesh? It is the part of you that hears truth applied, wraps in it a nice package and sticks it in a gigantic red sack to generously dole out to others. (Picture from this message by Albert Martin.) Peter captures...
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All In

Observing how people enter a swimming pool offers some good entertainment. The cautious will enter one small part at a time. The toenail, the big toe, the foot, the ankle, the calf . . . it can almost be painful. Then, the “all in” types plunge in and surface gasping...
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