Blessed… You Can’t Always Do Safe

“The kingdom of heaven is like a man who was leaving on a trip. He called his servants and handed his possessions over to them.  To one he gave five valuable coins, and to another he gave two, and to another he gave one. He gave to each servant according to that servant’s ability. Then he leftContinue reading “Blessed… You Can’t Always Do Safe”

Blessed… But You’re Supposed to Share

“At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten young bridesmaids who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom. Now five of them were wise, and the other five were foolish.  The foolish ones took their lamps but didn’t bring oil for them.  But the wise ones took their lamps and also broughtContinue reading “Blessed… But You’re Supposed to Share”

Blessed… Give Yourself Away

 “Who then are the faithful and wise servants whom their master puts in charge of giving food at the right time to those who live in his house? Happy are those servants whom the master finds fulfilling their responsibilities when he comes.  I assure you that he will put them in charge of all his possessions.  But supposeContinue reading “Blessed… Give Yourself Away”

Blessed… My Words Will Not Pass Away

“Learn this parable from the fig tree. After its branch becomes tender and it sprouts new leaves, you know that summer is near. In the same way, when you see all these things, you know that the Human One is near, at the door. I assure you that this generation won’t pass away until all these things happen. HeavenContinue reading “Blessed… My Words Will Not Pass Away”

Blessed… The Gathering of the Chosen

“Now immediately after the suffering of that time the sun will become dark, and the moon won’t give its light. The stars will fall from the sky and the planets and other heavenly bodies will be shaken. Then the sign of the Human One will appear in the sky. At that time all the tribes of theContinue reading “Blessed… The Gathering of the Chosen”

Blessed… Bad Stuff is Going to Happen

“When you see the disgusting and destructive thing that Daniel talked about standing in the holy place (the reader should understand this), then those in Judea must escape to the mountains. Those on the roof shouldn’t come down to grab things from their houses. Those in the field shouldn’t come back to grab their clothes. How terrible it willContinue reading “Blessed… Bad Stuff is Going to Happen”

Blessed… Signs of the Times

Now while Jesus was sitting on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to him privately and said, “Tell us, when will these things happen? What will be the sign of your coming and the end of the age?” Jesus replied, “Watch out that no one deceives you. Many will come in my name, saying, ‘I’m the Christ.’Continue reading “Blessed… Signs of the Times”