Thy Word: The Greatest in the Kingdom About that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who is greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven?” Jesus called a little child to him and put the child among them. Then he said, “I tell you the truth, unless you turn from your sins and become like … Continue reading Matthew 18:1-6
Thy word: “On their arrival in Capernaum, the collectors of the Temple tax came to Peter and asked him, “Doesn’t your teacher pay the Temple tax?” “Yes, he does,” Peter replied. Then he went into the house. But before he had a chance to speak, Jesus asked him, “What do you think, Peter? Do kings … Continue reading Matthew 17:24-27
Thy word: Jesus Again Predicts His Death After they gathered again in Galilee, Jesus told them, “The Son of Man is going to be betrayed into the hands of his enemies. He will be killed, but on the third day he will be raised from the dead.” And the disciples were filled with grief. Matthew … Continue reading Matthew 17:22-23
Thy Word: Then Jesus Said, "Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28 ***** My Thoughts: Sometimes help doesn't come unless you ask. Walking back through Matthew for strength. "For everyone who asks, receives. Everyone who seeks, finds. And to everyone who … Continue reading If You Want Help….
Thy Word: At the foot of the mountain, a large crowd was waiting for them. A man came and knelt before Jesus and said, “Lord, have mercy on my son. He has seizures and suffers terribly. He often falls into the fire or into the water. So I brought him to your disciples, but they … Continue reading Matthew 17:14-20
Thy Word: The Transfiguration Six days later Jesus took Peter and the two brothers, James and John, and led them up a high mountain to be alone. As the men watched, Jesus’ appearance was transformed so that his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became as white as light. Suddenly, Moses and Elijah … Continue reading Matthew 17:1-13
Thy Word: From then on Jesus began to tell his disciples plainly that it was necessary for him to go to Jerusalem, and that he would suffer many terrible things at the hands of the elders, the leading priests, and the teachers of religious law. He would be killed, but on the third day he … Continue reading Matthew 16:21-28