Contributed on Feb 26, 2002
Looking at some of the character flawed personalities that surrounded Jesus in his last days.
Matthew 16:21-23 “From then on, Jesus began telling His disciples what would happen to Him. He said, ‘I must go to Jerusalem. There the nation’s leaders, the chief priests, and the teachers of the Law of Moses will make me suffer terribly. I will be killed, but three days later I will rise to ...read more
Contributed on Mar 8, 2002
A look at some of the flawed people who surrounded Jesus, and his relationship with them.
When it comes to relationships there is probably no worse feeling than to be stabbed in the back. To have someone you trust and consider to be a good friend violate that trust is a wound that is often very slow to heal. I would be willing to say that betrayal leaves one of the biggest scars on ...read more
Contributed on Mar 19, 2002
A look at those closest to Jesus and His love for them in spite of their flaws.
Today we will be wrapping up our series on friends who fail. We will be taking a second look at Peter and what would probably be described as his greatest failure. While Peter was sitting out in the courtyard, a servant girl came up to him and said, ‘You were with Jesus from Galilee.’ But in ...read more