Why Do They Hate Us?

And you will be hated by all for my name’s sake. But the one who endures to the end will be saved. Mark 13:13 Everyone wants to be loved.  A flip side to this is that no one wants to be hated. So how can it be that Jesus’ disciples will be hated?  This is especially...

Devotion from Eugene Brunow 11-7-2021

Do not be alarmed The gospel for this coming Sunday (Twenty-fifth Sunday after Pentecost) is Mark 13:1-13. These verses contain two closely related narratives: Jesus foretells the Destruction of the Temple and Signs of the Close of the Age. In verse 1 one of Jesus’...

Knowing the Truth

If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” John 8:31,32 When we here speak of “truth” we are not speaking so much about the opposite of a lie, but we are identifying that upon which reality is...