Posts from November 2020

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Worthless Faith

by Mike Sasso

Today’s Bible text is packed with rich lessons on true humility, and keeping God as a priority in our lives, and much more. Read it over in a translation you might not normally read and catch all of the great lessons contained within… One Sabbath, when He went to eat at the house of one […]

The Love of God Meets the Hate of Man

by Mike Sasso

Today’s text shows us stark contrasts in the nature of God vs. the nature of mankind. We will see how God’s intention is to give life to us all through His tremendous sacrifice. And mankind not only resists God’s love and compassion but attempts to eliminate it altogether.  At that time some Pharisees said to […]

The Believer’s Agony

by Mike Sasso

Do you “agonize” over spiritual things? Maybe you should. Jesus said in today’s text, “Strive to enter through the narrow gate, for many, I say to you, will seek to enter and will not be able.” (Luke 13:24 NKJV) The word for “strive” here in the original Greek is the word we get our English […]

Sin, Sickness and the Deliverance of the Lord

by Mike Sasso

Jesus had been warning God’s people of a coming judgment if they didn’t repent (Luke 13:1-9). The Jews, like all people struggled with their sin and stubborn pride. And as a result of their rejection of their Messiah, judgment did come. Within a generation of Jesus’ warning the city of Jerusalem was ransacked by the Romans […]