Category Archives: 4 Matthew to Acts

What If Those Pigs Were Mine? – From Matthew 8: 28-34

  This is the question that I have been asking myself after reading the following biblical story. When he [Jesus] arrived at the other side in the region of the Gadarenes, two demon-possessed men coming from the tombs met him. … Continue reading

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Seven Bible Characters Who Got a Glimpse of Heaven

Last night I was struggling to keep my thoughts on what is true and honorable and right and pure.  I asked the Lord what to do in order to get my thoughts back on track.  I believe He led me … Continue reading

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Discussing the Post-Resurrection Appearances of Jesus – 6 points

1. If you want to get all the post resurrection appearances of Jesus in chronological order and to get a true and clear picture of what happened in each case you really need to look at all the gospels. Some … Continue reading

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13 Post-Resurrection Appearances of Jesus (with pictures)

Jesus was alive on this earth for thirty-eight days after His resurrection.  During that time I’m sure hundreds of people saw Him.  Here are thirteen of His appearances that are recorded for us in the Bible in chronological order.   … Continue reading

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The Fifth Sign of Jesus’ Coming – Betrayal, from Matthew 24:10

I knew a guy a long time ago who I thought was a strong Christian. And he was a good friend. A few years went by and I lost track of him. When I asked around about him, I was … Continue reading

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Living without Personal Goals: Living with a Day by Day Trust in God — from Matthew 16:21-25

I have always been one to believe in personal goals, as a means to give myself direction. But lately I have been rethinking this idea. God has given me a new idea. I’ve gotten it from Matthew 16:21-25. Matthew 16:21-25 … Continue reading

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The Extremely High Cost of Heaven: Obtaining the Treasures of Matthew 13:44-46

Matthew 13:44-46 The Kingdom of Heaven is like a treasure that a man discovered hidden in a field. In his excitement, he hid it again and sold everything he owned to get enough money to buy the field—and to get … Continue reading

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3 Reasons Why Jesus Tells us Not to Worry — from Matthew 6:25-34

In Mathew 6:25-34 Jesus tells us not to worry. See if you can pick out from the following passage the three reasons why Jesus says not to worry. Matthew 6:25-34 25 Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your … Continue reading

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12 Wisdom Principles – From The Sermon On The Mount

In Jesus’ famous Sermon on the Mount He gives us twelve wisdom principles. Early in Jesus’ ministry, just after He had chosen His twelve disciples, He sat down on the side of a mountain and taught them. This teaching of … Continue reading

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Jesus’ Presence is Torture to Demons – from Matthew 8:28-31

I think Jesus’ very presence is torture to demons and to all who walk in darkness. Just after Jesus and His disciples had crossed over the Lake of Galilee (after He had calmed the storm), He encountered two demon possessed … Continue reading

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