New creation

                                                                     (Rivers of Eden by Yoram Raanan) Jesus began his public ministry saying, “The Kingdom of God is near” (Mark 1:15). He was announcing that there was something new right around the corner.  He went on to make it happen with his sacrificial death and victorious resurrection.  Another name for the Kingdom is New Creation.  The […]

Grab hold

Matthew 11:2-12: When John, who was in prison, heard about the deeds of the Messiah, he sent his disciples to ask him, “Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?”             Jesus replied, “Go back and report to John what you hear and see:  The blind receive sight, the […]