Matthew 11:4-6 NIV
 Jesus replied, “Go back and report to John what you hear and see:  The blind receive sight, the lame walk, those who have leprosy are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead a […]
Matthew 10:16-18 NIV
 “I am sending you out like sheep among wolves. Therefore be as shrewd as snakes and as innocent as doves.  Be on your guard; you will be handed over to the local c […]
Matthew 9:2-3 NIV
 Some men brought to him a paralyzed man, lying on a mat. When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the man, “Take heart, son; your sins are forgiven.”  At this, some of the […]
Jesus performs many miracles. Heals a man with leprosy. Heals a centurions servant. Heals Peters mother in law. Calms the storm. Sends the emphasis into a herd of pigs.
Matthew 8:2-3 NIV
 A […]
Some hard teaching in Matthew 7
Matthew 7:1-2 NIV
 “Do not judge, or you too will be judged.  For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it w […]
Matthew 6 warns us about public displays and being hypocritical about our giving and our prayer.
Matthew 6:1 NIV
 “Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of others to be se […]
Poor in spirit
Matthew 5:3 NIV
 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Micah 6:8 NIV
 He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lo […]
Matthew 4:1 NIV
 Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.
Satan tempted Jesus when he was tired, hungry and alone. I find that being tired or weakened […]
John the Baptist preaches saying “repent for the kingdom of heaven is near.” A person who repents stops rebelling and turns around to start following god. Repentance means we must confess our sins […]
Magi from the East came to Jerusalem to see The Who was born to be king of the Jews. Herod called together the chief priests and teachers of the law who knew the prophesy that the messiah would be […]
Matthew lists the genealogy of Jesus which includes Ruth and includes the statement that Solomon’s mother had been the wife of Uriah the Hittite.
The genealogy is a quick way to recite all the hi […]
I will be posting some thoughts as I read through the New Testament. I welcome input and polite discussion.
Here is some information I found in the Gospels to get started.
Matthew concentrates on how Jesus […]
I am now a certified facilitator for Personify Leadership.
Personify Leadership is an engaging two-day, high intensity development program derived from a body-based model.
Participants who go through the […]
I just applied for a license to host TEDxMillersvilleUniversity. Hoping that I get approved. Can’t wait to bring TED Talks to Millersville University. If you don’t know, there is already a TE […]