What started as a minor panic turned into a full-fledged route. Two men came running in and thousands scattered in every direction.
Some choices need to be made again, and again, and again…
Why are we always saying unbiblical things like: “Don’t follow me, follow Jesus”?
When Nehemiah returned to Jerusalem to begin rebuilding the walls, he had no idea just exactly what he was stepping into.
Following Jesus is not a private affair. If people that I know are surprised to find out that I am a Christian, then I am probably not.
If he were judged by our understanding of “good theology”, there could only be one verdict… Jesus was a heretic.
These are three famous men who gave up everything that God’s ways might be known throughout the earth. Many tens of thousands have followed in their footsteps.
I took the road less traveled by… and that has made all the difference.
We have a God of presence and a God of power. If we learn to keep our focus on this knowledge, we can live a life of joy instead of fear and doubt.
Where was everybody else?