The Pharisee and The Tax Collector

The righteousness espoused by the Scriptures is very different from the righteousness that the world and religion teaches us. In telling the Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector, Jesus painted a deeply nuanced and incisive picture of what righteousness truly is. This imagery is powerful and effective in leading us into a right relationship with God.  

The Pharisee and The Tax Collector

The righteousness espoused by the Scriptures is very different from the righteousness that the world and religion teaches us. In telling the Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector, Jesus painted a deeply nuanced and incisive picture of what righteousness truly is. This imagery is powerful and effective in leading us into a right relationship with God.

A People In Love

I’m captivated by Acts 19, where a group of men and women who were in love started expanding the Kingdom. The Book of Acts shows clearly the incredible growth of the Church at Ephesus – a church we know more about than any other in the Bible. We witness her birth, how she was challenged and what the Lord Himself said of her in Revelation 2. This is a prophetic word, a preventative word, and a prescriptive word. Let’s consider […]

The Pharisee and The Tax Collector

The righteousness espoused by the Scriptures is very different from the righteousness that the world and religion teaches us. In telling the Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector, Jesus painted a deeply nuanced and incisive picture of what righteousness truly is. This imagery is powerful and effective in leading us into a right relationship with God.