When the Rubber Meets the Road

One of the most famous characters in all of scripture is a disciple who is referred to as “Doubting Thomas”. He’s earned this title over the years for his real and often honest questions that are recorded in scripture. However, while it’s often in a negative tone that...

If You Had Been There

If Martha had never had any doubts, if she hadn’t had an honest conversation with Jesus about them, we may never have been exposed to the truth Jesus revealed in answer to those doubts. “If only You had been here, Jesus.” How often do we think the same thing? But...

Caught in Grace

For most of us, grace is not a foreign concept; but though we know what it is, do we really understand it? In John 8:1-11, we see Jesus having a conversation with a woman who has just been caught in the act of adultery. We can gain three crucial understandings about...

If You Only Knew

John Chapter 4 Jesus stops at a well in Samaria at noontime, a time when people never go to the well. He is at the well when nobody is supposed be there…but not without reason. He has an appointment to keep. “But soon a Samaritan woman came to draw water.” Jesus...