What Peter Had

Peter and John were headed into the temple for the prayer hour one afternoon and a lame guy used the busy time to beg. Begging was his full time job; he was over 40 years old and had been lame since birth. Peter and John heard him and they stopped. Peter said; “Look at us.”…

Still Waiting

One of the greatest evidences of our fallenness is our propensity to seek to get from this world what only God can give us. God has given us all things to enjoy (1 Tim. 6:17), but never apart from Him either as the source of our basic satisfaction in life or apart from His direction.…

Waiting Here

The waiting room is a land where time seemingly stands still. It is a place where life is put on hold. In the doctor’s office, it feels like hours have passed, and yet looking at the watch, it’s been only 20 minutes. When we are in the waiting room, it seems as if progress has…

Watch Who You Take Along

Jesus often spoke of faith and told people it was their faith that made them well as he healed them. But here was a little girl already dead – not capable of having faith anymore. Her father, a synagogue official, was distraught and filled with grief that he had not gotten to Jesus in time.…