Gnats and Camels

23"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you tithe mint, dill, and cummin, and have neglected the weightier matters of the law: justice and mercy and faith. It is these you ought to have practiced without neglecting the others. 24You blind guides! You strain out a gnat but swallow a camel! Jesus can be firey in the New Testament. For as much as we like to paint him as a…

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Invited

Then (the king) said to his slaves, 'The wedding is ready, but those invited were not worthy. Go therefore into the main streets, and invite everyone you find to the wedding banquet.' Those slaves went out into the streets and gathered all whom they found, both good and bad; so the wedding hall was filled with guests. (Matthew 22:8-10) Jesus was always so fond of parables, of hiding incredibly…

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Eye Witnesses to Glory

6 For we did not follow cleverly devised myths when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we had been eyewitnesses of his majesty. 17 For he received honor and glory from God the Father when that voice was conveyed to him by the Majestic Glory, saying, “This is my Son, my Beloved,[a] with whom I am well pleased.” 18 We ourselves heard this voice come from heaven, whi…

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Advent Devotional

Greetings friends! I hope that you have been enjoying the blog here at Westminster as much as I have! Thanks to Ed, Cassandra, and Will for those awesome posts in our last series! As we enter into the Advent Season, we've decided to have an Advent Devotional series right here on the blog! Each day, a different author from the church family will share some thoughts on the season of Advent, pulling…

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Coming attractions!

Greetings friends! First of all, a great thanks to everyone who's been tuning in and reading along with the blog! We've had three series running right now from Dave Fetterman, Jim Gilchrist, and yours truly, and it's been great to read all of them! Thanks for hanging out! Starting next week, we're going to kick off three new series: Ed Sutter is going to be writing a series for parents titled:…

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