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Nuisance or Need - #6535
That crying person, they're a wounded person. And you can be part of God's healing in that person's life. We're here to do what Jesus would do if He were here in person, and that means when others see a nuisance, you'll see a need and you'll do something about it.
How to Make the World a Little Less Lonely - #6195
Often the key to being the conduit for Jesus' love is what I call the second question. Everybody asks the first question, "How are you doing?" And we robotically answer, "Fine." But the second question asks, "Really?" You'll be amazed how that simple demonstration that you really care how they're doing will often open up a heart-cry that's been buried just beneath the surface.
God's Super Glue - #6009
race doesn't just come to you automatically. You have to go for the grace that this moment requires! And so often we don't. We struggle and worry and scheme, never going to the Grace Throne for the answers or resources we need. We could be rich, but we live in unnecessary poverty.
Sins of the fathers - a Christian perspective
The psalmist pleads with God to not hold the sins of the fathers against them. He doesn't want to have to pay for the mistakes of those that went before him.
Justice in the Bible: Micah 6:8
The importance of justice is emphasized over and over in the Bible, but it's almost always linked to the equally important exercise of mercy. Here, we're told that God's desire for us boils down to simply practicing and loving both justice and mercy. Neither can exist without the other.
Justice in the Bible: Exodus 23:1-8
This passage from Exodus emphasizes the twin aspects of justice and mercy. As we can see here, God's law in the Old Testament wasn't just about keeping people from sin. It asked people to actively work to create a just and merciful society, helping those in need and refraining from corruption and dishonesty.
Russian Jesus Heals the Blind
Russian: As Jesus travels on the road a blind man named Bartimaeus calls for help. Others tell him to be quiet but he cries out "Jesus Son of David have mercy on me." Jesus heals him with another miracle and says "Your faith has saved you."
ChineseT Jesus Heals the Blind
ChineseT: As Jesus travels on the road a blind man named Bartimaeus calls for help. Others tell him to be quiet but he cries out "Jesus Son of David have mercy on me." Jesus heals him with another miracle and says "Your faith has saved you."
Hebrew Jesus Heals the Blind
Hebrew: As Jesus travels on the road a blind man named Bartimaeus calls for help. Others tell him to be quiet but he cries out "Jesus Son of David have mercy on me." Jesus heals him with another miracle and says "Your faith has saved you."
Module 403: Hugo Grotius | Christian History Institute
Biography of Hugo Grotius, Father of International Law, with excerpts from his Law of War and Peace, and discussion questions drawn from his arguments.