The Compassion Of Jesus, Our Good Shepherd

The Compassion Of Jesus

When Jesus saw the crowds, he had compassion on them. They were confused and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.      Matthew 9:36 Our family lived in a new development along a country road. Woods, fields, and farms lined our road, stretching through the valley. I spent a reasonable amount of time at one of the … Read more

The Story Of The Unforgiving Servant

Unforgiving Servant

Peter asked Jesus a question about forgiving others. After specifically answering Peter’s question, the Lord ended by sharing a story about an unforgiving servant. Our verse for today concludes the story Jesus told about this unforgiving servant. After we read it, we’ll look at how the conversation began with Peter’s question. Then the angry king … Read more

Don’t Worry About Tomorrow

Don't worry about tomorrow

So don’t worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring its own worries. Today’s trouble is enough for today. Matthew 6:34 For years, I ministered in churches and nursing homes through music. A favorite song I often sang was “I Know Who Holds Tomorrow.” The first verse begins by saying the following. I don’t know about … Read more