Mercy & Grace

One great sentence on two great blessings of God: “God’s grace: God’s giving us what we don’t deserve.  God’s mercy: God’s not giving us what we do deserve.”

Small Seed, Big Harvest: In Jesus’ Family, the Kingdom

Jesus mentioned the mustard seed three times in His teachings: in a parable about His family, the kingdom (Mark 4:30-32); in teaching about faith Matt. 17:15-21), and in teaching about forgiveness (Luke 17:3-6). In each instance, He used the tiny item as the star of a different lesson. It wasn’t necessarily the very smallest seed … More Small Seed, Big Harvest: In Jesus’ Family, the Kingdom