Righteous

Also He spoke this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others: (‭Luke‬ ‭18‬:‭9‬ NKJV) What follows this verse is a parable about two…

Anatomy of the Prodigal

The parable of the prodigal son is predicated upon the following statement: And the Pharisees and scribes complained, saying, “This Man receives sinners and eats with them.” (‭Luke‬ ‭15‬:‭2‬ NKJV)…

Vacancy

Old hotels sometimes still have neon signs that light up to indicate whether there is vacancy or not. When a hotel is full, it’s full. During His earthly career, Jesus…

Straight Up

God’s standard is perfection.  In the military, men are trained to stand at attention. Shoulders back, chin out, head up. Standing straight.  If God were the commander, he would expect…

Strong Man

A few days ago I came across a re-run of the 1999 “Strongest Man in the World” contest on TV. One event showed muscular men try to carry a weight…