Don’t Throw Stones

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A group of religious teachers and leaders brought a woman caught in the act of adultery to Jesus. They wanted to trick him into breaking the law.

Jesus used the opportunity to teach them (and us) a life-altering lesson:

Who Is Jesus?

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Jesus’ brothers wanted to go to Judea to celebrate the Festival of Tabernacles. That celebration marked the occasion when the Israelites lived in temporary shelters after leaving Egypt and looked forward to the Messiah’s coming.

Jesus’ brothers asked him to come along. He had other plans:

“Follow Me.”

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As they were walking along the road, one of the religious leaders came to Jesus and said, “Teacher, I will follow you wherever you go.”

Jesus gave this rather thought-provoking reply:

Forgive From Your Heart

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Peter came to Jesus with a question: “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?”

Here’s how Jesus replied:

How to Deal with Sin

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Yesterday, Jesus warned us about sin and its devastating consequences. Today, he gives us instructions on how to keep it from spreading:

Want to be first?

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The disciples were having an argument, prompting this question from Jesus:

Jesus Pays His Taxes

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After Jesus and his disciples arrived back at their home base of Capernaum, the temple tax collectors came looking for them. Jewish law required every male to pay an annual two-drachma tax in support of the temple in Jerusalem.

They asked Peter a question: