Day 9 of my 28 #DailyMatthew journey. Chapters 8 and 9 of the Gospel of Matthew contain some incredible stories, images, and truths. Numerous physical…View More Matthew 9 – Jesus Needs Me. And You.
Day 8. Matthew 8. Stories of healing, faith, amazement, controversy, a nature miracle, and demon possession … wow, what an intense chapter! But … did…View More Matthew 8 – Do you need to “Be Right Back”?
Day 7 of #DailyMatthew. Short and to the point this time. Four times in the Gospel of Matthew the word “amazed” (ektlhsso) is used (the…View More Matthew 7 – Amazed
Day 6 of my 28 day #DailyMatthew journey. I was struck by the very first phrase as I read Matthew 6 this morning. I didn’t have…View More Matthew 6 – Private Faith
Here I am in Day 5 of my #DailyMatthew journey, and wow, Matthew 5 is a long chapter with a lot to think about! What…View More Matthew 5 – Dying for My Faith
Well, there is lots to explore with Matthew 4: The potentially persuasive power of the word “if” over those whose identity is not grounded in…View More Matthew 4 – Radical Change
Wow, what would it have been like to meet John the Baptist in real life? From what I just read in Matthew 3, I think…View More Matthew 3 – Strong Faith
We invited the Mayor and Councilors to church today and we prayed for them and their leadership. We started a teaching series on spiritual gifts,…View More Matthew 2 – Leadership for Who?
Too bad no one has discovered a “most popular baby names” document from ancient Israel. I bet there would be some interesting ones, including some…View More Matthew 1 – You and I are Broken
During the last part of 2014, I felt myself start to drift away from some of my core leadership (and life) values. That is in…View More Back in Focus | #DailyMatthew