Spiritual Authority

Revelation, Authority, Discipleship

Matthew 16:13-28 Revelation from God’s Word is more important than just reading it. God gives revelation to those who have become like babies spiritually (Matthew 11:25-26). To become like babies is to consider ourselves as capable of producing NOTHING, because our adequacy is from God alone. Only then will the veil be lifted from over…

Asking With Wrong Motives

Matthew 16:1-12 As human beings we so easily become untrusting (Matthew 16:8-10). In the mess that is a result of your own sin or carelessness (Matthew 15:32), remember that: Jesus does not criticize you; Jesus has compassion for you; Jesus has a compulsion to help you. The Pharisees & Sadducees wielded much earthly authority. They…

Faith For The Crumbs

In Matthew 14:34-36 Jesus came to the land of Gennesaret. After hearing that He had come, many people came from the surrounding district, bringing their sick to be healed by Him. They begged Jesus to allow them to touch the ” fring of His garment”, and all who touched were cured. I see a principle…