We continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.
We’re in the midst of a series entitled JESUS ON EVERYTHING. Today’s topic: MERCY.
God’s mercy was a topic often on Jesus’ lips. Here’s a collection of merciful verses to store up in your ♥:
We’re attempting to answer the question What exactly are Christians supposed to do? by looking at commands straight from the mouth of Jesus.
Jesus invited Matthew — a tax collector and one of the biggest outcasts in town — to follow him. In response, Matthew threw a big party and invited a bunch of not-so-religious-y folks. That prompted this question from the religious leaders:
Why do you and your teacher eat and drink with tax collectors and sinners?
Here’s how Jesus responded:
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:
We’re taking a deep dive into the Beatitudes. Here’s today’s selection.
The world says: We are the champions — no time for losers. Revenge is sweet. Take no prisoners. Show no mercy.