What Ticks Jesus Off…and it might not be what you think.

I made a statement last week to some friends about the things that seemed to elicit an angry response from Jesus while He walked this earth.  I think I said that it wasn’t so much the “sinners” who got Him upset.  The “sinners” seemed to be the very ones He went out of His way […]

You Find What You’re Looking For

Continuing on in my reading of Luke, yesterday, I picked up Luke chapter 6, and here’s what I read in the first eleven verses.  Wheat image from here.  1 One Sabbath Jesus was going through the grainfields, and his disciples began to pick some heads of grain, rub them in their hands and eat the kernels. 2 Some […]

Sometimes The Good Die Old

 I went to a funeral on Saturday. It was the funeral of a man I have known since a I was a baby. He was a dear friend of my parents, from their college days. He was a kind man, quiet, but brilliant, with a delightful sense of humor. If ever a man lived with […]