Matthew 12: 1-21 Law of the Sabbath - no work at all?? ( Exodus 35, Exodus 31:12-17, Numbers 15: 32-36). Quite explicit and harsh Kind of an impossible law to keep. How else were they to eat? The law was a school master to show us our need for a Saviour...Galatians 3:24 ...the free gift … Continue reading Matthew 12:1-21: Proclaiming Justice = Spreading the Gospel?! The Model Servant Blueprint? Mercy Trumps Sacrifice. Law fulfilled by Grace.
LFM – 20 March 2016 Burning bush story of Moses really blessed me this week God can use the despised things of this world - mere thorn bush The fire is in the bush -- the power of God works through us Peter had a boat and Jesus used it as a makeshift pulpit … Continue reading LFM – 2016 March 20: There is no testimony without a test?
James 1:2-8, 22-25 (NKJV) 2 My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, 3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. 4 But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing. 5 If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask … Continue reading LFM – 2015 Oct 4: Faith, Perseverance, Trust, Obedience