Easter – April 4

by: Michael Benson

For this Easter Sabbath, allow the Holy Spirit to remind you of what God spoke into your soul this past week. Reread the passages for this week and allow the words to penetrate into the deepest parts of you.

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Life from Death – April 3

by: Michael Benson

Jesus is telling us that there are followers of his whom most of us would consider prime candidates for citizenship in Heaven but who never actually followed after him.

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Good Fruit – April 2

by: Michael Benson

Because most citrus trees can be more susceptible to diseases than some other types of trees, the standard practice is to graft the trunk of a citrus tree onto the rootstock of a hardier species.

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Narrow Way – April 1

by: Michael Benson

In his juxtaposition between the narrow gate to God’s Kingdom and wide gate leading to hell, Jesus is not simply talking about what kind of reception each of us will receive on the other side of this life.

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Good Father – March 31

by: Michael Benson

The goal of any good parent is to discern what is best for their child. However, all of us are limited, sinful people.

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Keep Asking – March 30

by: Michael Benson

Terry Fox was diagnosed with cancer in 1977. By that point, it had progressed far enough that the best course of action was to amputate his right leg, but Fox was not discouraged.

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Pearls to Pigs – March 29

by: Michael Benson

In 2006, Michael Sparks found a copy of the U.S. Declaration of Independence for sale at a thrift store.

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Sabbath – March 28

by: Michael Benson

For this Sabbath day of rest, rather than dig into more Scripture, allow the Holy Spirit to remind you of what God spoke into your soul this past week. Reread the passages for this week and allow the words to penetrate into the deepest parts of you.

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