Matthew, The Scripture, And Jesus

Matthew has some important things to say in the early chapters of his gospel regarding Scripture and God.  In chapter 2, he tells the familiar story of the Magi who have been following a star in search of “the One who has born the King of the Jews,” (v. 2).  There’s much we don’t know—how did they know to followContinue reading “Matthew, The Scripture, And Jesus”

Bubbles and Hazmat Suits

It’s been several years, but I remember a youth minister informing to me that he and his wife weren’t going to watch anything other than PG-13 movies. He said that way he could tell young people not to watch R-rated movies and be consistent. I told him I appreciated his concern for both himself andContinue reading “Bubbles and Hazmat Suits”